This week, The Humanist posted a poll on whether we support France’s ban on women publicly wearing burqas.
Bill Maher jokingly says that Arab men keep their women in beekeper suits, but this is no joking matter. Women are silenced, made invisible daily in many parts of the world and the incursion of Muslims into Europe is bringing many unwanted traditions, such as honor killings, arranged marriage of…Continue
A long time ago, Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention put together a track entitled: “It Can’t Happen Here.” Exactly what it was or is that can’t happen here is never particularly mentioned in the song, but ol’ Frank seems to be adamant that whatever “it” is, it ain’t coming down around here (wherever “here” is) ... or maybe it is.
It was a long but productive week I spent in Dallas. Helping bring a system up, teaching a…
Sarkozy's remarks on burqa only to provoke MuslimsContinue
New Delhi: Muslim leaders today slammed French president Nicolas Sarkozy for describing the burqa as a sign of "subservience", saying it was a "direct attack" on Islamic identity and meant to "provoke" the…