On the show this Sunday I predicted some angry backlash when I said that yes, sometimes criticism of Islam winds up sinking to the level of racism and xenophobia. I won’t run through everything, although I will throw up a handful of Q&A type responses at the end of this post. I guess the best one was this:
Just wanted to say Russel’s tone is smug and pretentious. Makes it hard to listen to the show even if you agree with him.
Okay. Now I know.
In any case, I’ve been seeing a few related conversations around the web lately, so I thought I’d share them.