Category Archives: Islam

Mostly criticism of anti-Islamic rhetoric.

The Anti-Islamists, Anders Behring Breivik, the Right and Damage Control.

In an item published in the Daily Mail, Melanie Philips continues the damage control over  the association between anti-Islamic ideas and the ideas of Breivik. Saying that, “the atrocity has produced a reaction among people on the political Left in Britain, Europe … Continue reading

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The Errors of the Anti-Islamists.

I have noted elsewhere on this blog that I regard myself as an Agnostic-Athiest, I.e. I don’t believe in god, but reserve the right to change my mind should compelling evidence of gods existence be uncovered, at which point I … Continue reading

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A Forgiving Religion.

Whilst the News International Scandal rages in the British Press, the English Defence League, (EDL) is planning to march in three British towns over the weekend. It was to be four, but for some reason Derby was cancelled. Of course the anti-fascists … Continue reading

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A Memorial for 7-7

That the sixth anniversary of the london bombings passed with the media almost completely focused on the demise of the News of the World, amid new accusations that phones of victims and the phones of families of victims had been … Continue reading

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A One Sided War.

Image via Wikipedia I find the phrase ‘the war on terrorism’, problematic, not that I am against fighting terrorism, no right minded person would be. Describing this fight as a ’war’ is also not particularly difficult, except that in some ways … Continue reading

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