Tag Archives: Sharia

Silence, devotion, Salafists, quietists, weaponry, bombings, books, writers and terrorists

Trouble-spots across the globe Bob Van Laerhoven seems to have survived life among the Doomed. The full-time Belgian/Flemish author debuted in 1977 as a short story writer, and in 1985 as a literary novelist. More than 30 novels followed, some … Continue reading

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Americans wrongly informed about situation in Europe

Europeans did know already that the American press was not always so good informing their public, placing cities in wrong countries or placing the country on a wrong place on the map. from the bigger television station you would hope … Continue reading

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Charlie Hebdo, offensive satire and why ‘Freedom of Speech’ needs more discussion

Originally posted on Christina O'Neill:
In the wake of the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris last week, there has been a lot of emotionally driven debate. Some of these are long-standing issues: Many critics, like Rupert Murdoch, argued that the Muslim…

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Caliphs and the Justice and Development Party (AKP) government

The great statesman Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, renown as the founder of the Republic of Turkey, had a struggle to liberate the people from the chains of in-doctrinal repression. Greeks had been driven away with their Greek culture of many gods … Continue reading

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Migrants to the West #5

Limited freedom In Islamic countries is the trend going on of limiting people in their freedom; This has not so much to do with the religion of the followers of Muhammed. The example we can find about the female Turkish … Continue reading

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Migrants to the West #3

In previous articles I said already that the media play a central role not be underestimated in internationalizing integration debates by framing and linking local issues to international events. I also mentioned the feeling of superiority of the European community. … Continue reading

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Sharia een kwaad voor Islam

Dat men een cultuur van hebzucht en nepotisme alsook een decadente maatschappij kan vinden in België en Nederland mag misschien waar zijn. Maar niet iedereen gedraagt zich onfatsoenlijk en het grootste deel van de inwoners zal gerust zich nog wel … Continue reading

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