To Shelley the Moral Relativist #40 - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jasper
    • 09.10.09 | 03:24 (IST)

    Now's the time for Westerners who claim to be antiracist and committed to human rights to stand w/ the witnesses to Islam's darker side. To do so requires a universal standard of human rights and abandon our loyalty to multicultural relativism, which justifies, even romanticizes, indigenous Islamist barbarism, totalitarian terrorism and the persecution of women, religious minorities, homosexuals and intellectuals. Our refusal to judge between civilization and barbarism, and between enlightened rationalism and theocratic fundamentalism, endangers and condemns the victims of Islamic tyranny.

    from the article: Only gall and nothing more
    First published 02:55 08.10.09 | Last updated 10:01 08.10.09
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