1. Blast from the past. Oxford Union speech: ‘Islam is not a peaceful religion’. 8 Minutes
(From May 2014)
PM ‘will pay price’ for spat over Congress address; Obama said to have asked him to tone down pro-sanctions rhetoric; Wash. Post: Kerry’s enthusiasm for defending Israel may wane
The White House’s outrage over Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s plan to speak before Congress in March — a move he failed to coordinate with the administration — began to seep through the diplomatic cracks on Friday, with officials telling Haaretz the Israeli leader had “spat” in President Barack Obama’s face.
(That is very islamic logic Obama is using. Because Israel reserves the right to speak in it own interests and reflect its own right to self defense it is a spit in the face of those who do not believe they have that right and do not wish them to have defensive capabilities. Much like the Islamic definition of ‘defending the faith‘)
(These are guys that can be said to have a right to wear an “I am Charlie Hebdo” button)
A Princeton professor has joined a group of US intellectuals offering to take 100 lashes each for a Saudi blogger who is being punished over his criticism of the country’s hardline clerics.
Robert P George, who is the McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University and the vice-chairman of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, has volunteered to take the penalty on behalf of Raif Badawi.
He joins six other advocates for religious freedom, including Dr Zuhdi Jasser, who is the President of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy.
4. Councilman Greenfield Denounces Anti-Semitic Outburst in NYC Council Chamber LISTEN TO THIS PLEASE!
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