Category Archives: freedom

Being Anti-Islam and Standing Up for Western Values

From Pat Condell….doesn’t mean you hate Moslems. In fact it means you believe in western values including equal rights for women (NO: FGM, gender apartheid, honor murders, child marriage), freedom of speech, freedom of religion (no blasphemy laws, forced conversions) … Continue reading

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Why the Middle East Matters

Tony Blair goes after Islamism. Finally someone has the backbone to tell the truth about the havoc, violence and evil zero-sum war this ideology is waging worldwide. And once again, he upsets all the right people….. ******** Tony Blair delivered … Continue reading

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Don’t Conflate Freedom to Protest and Insurrection

You have a right to bear arms. You do NOT have a right to take up arms against the government of the United States. That is called insurrection. That is a crime. You go to jail. You may not like … Continue reading

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Forum: Do Ethnic Or Religious Sensibilities Trump Free Speech? Should A Line Be Drawn?

Every week on Monday morning , the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture, or daily living. This week’s question: Do Ethnic Or Religious Sensibilities … Continue reading

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali in Her Own Words

    HERE is a link to her Foundation and some informational pages: HONOR VIOLENCE FORCED MARRIAGE FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION Here are some relevant articles on the Brandeis controversy: Ayaan Hirsi Ali in her own words Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s response … Continue reading

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