Amusingly stupid and racist that is. The Internet has a fascination with bacon. What’s not to like? Bacon is rather tasty and while baconnaise is an assault on all that is good about food bacon generally has been a force for good. That is until bigots and racists got hold of it. While poking around …
Tag Archive: Islam
Jun 18 2013
Jun 16 2013
In a Theocracy, the Fundamentalist is King. And the usual lamb that is sacrificed on the altar of faith is the rights of women. On Saturday afternoon at Sardar Bahadur Khan Women’s University in Quetta, a bomb was detonated on a bus killing 14 students and injuring 19. These students were taken to Bolan where …
Jun 08 2013
“They told me I am not a real man, because you failed to follow your tradition, you failed to kill your sister.”
Jun 04 2013
I haven’t been following the Turkish Riots/Protests against the rise of a Islamic government but I can see the spirit of Attaturk and the idea that Turkey should be secular is still strong.
May 07 2013
I must be dreaming, because I had to ask myself “Is this real life? Or just fantasy?”. Taslima covered it better than me, but if you haven’t been paying attention to Bangladesh then now is a good time to go read up about it. Caught in a landslide of sudden rising Islamic fundamentalism, there has been …
May 01 2013
The Taliban target teachers and schools for a reason. Because education and knowledge sets you free. You cannot claim to be the sole possessors of all knowledge when you have schools constantly contradicting things you teach as gospel.
Apr 28 2013
I spent a day being “rather sick” thanks to an accidental consumption of soya that I am intolerant to. Let’s just say no would want to be my friend and I figured I should do something fun. Like a List. Or should I say Liest? Today’s epic post of epicness comes from Front Page magazine …
Apr 21 2013
In 2003, Orzala Ashraf Nemat had a dream. It wasn’t a big dream or one that would shake the foundations of the earth. But it was one that was important to women. Orzala dreamed of creating a network of women’s shelters in Afghanistan so that abused women would have a place to stay that could …
Apr 16 2013
Onislam.net has picked up on the current Islamophobia bruhaha broiling through atheism and I figured it needs some clarification.
Apr 11 2013
Jezebel’s Callie Beusman has taken on FEMEN and their ongoing support of solidarity with Amina Tyler. And there are a few issues with it and some strong points.