Monthly Archives: February 2006

True Religious Hatred

It would appear that Islam’s profile in the West has risen quite significantly in the past few days. What with the cartoon kerfuffle and then Abu Hamza being found guilty of eleven of the fifteen charges brought against him by … Continue reading

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Cartoon freedom

Who would’ve thought some cartoons, depicting Muhammad in various depictions, would have caused such a furore? Should such religious mockery be made illegal, or should freedom of speech be upheld, regardless? I’ve always believed that people should have freedom of … Continue reading

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a.m.: Esther 5 p.m.: Joshua 3

When the Jews were exiled in Persia at the time of King Xerxes, the king chose Esther – a Jewess – to be his queen. A chap named Haman convinced the king to order the destruction of the Jews, mostly … Continue reading

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Gwlad! Gwlad!

“Most people would be travelling in the other direction today” I thought to myself as I drove along the M4 towards Wales. Of course, England were playing Wales at Twickenham, but seeing as I have only a vague interest in … Continue reading

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re: Religious Hatred

A while ago, the British government put a bill to Parliament attempting to make “incitement to religious hatred” a criminal offence. Whilst it sounded good in principle, looking at the actual details of the bill meant it would seriously curtail … Continue reading

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