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May 15 2012

Is Noam Chomsky Right or Wrong?

Noam Chomsky was asked, ‘What do you think of the U.S. increased reliance—President Obama increasingly using drones to attack people in Pakistan, in Afghanistan, Yemen, Somalia, and beyond?’ He answered: ‘Good comment about that made by Yochi Dreazen. He’s the military correspondent—was the military correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, is now for some other …

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May 09 2012

Are you an atheist? Better be a humanist.

Dear Alom Shaha, Thank you for sending me your ‘The Young Atheist’s Handbook’. I haven’t started reading the book. But I’ve listened to your interview today. I understand what you have said. I was thinking of Sam Harris’s recent article while listening to you. You probably have read the article. Sam Harris said TSA screeners …

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Apr 18 2012

Religion is like a rapist’s penis. It attacks women.

  ”Religion is like a penis. It’s fine to have one and it’s fine to be proud of it, but please don’t whip it out in public and start waving it around… and PLEASE don’t try to shove it down my child’s throat.”   Taliban poisons  drinking water. 150   schoolgirls were hospitalized in Afghanistan  yesterday. …

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Apr 17 2012

Crimes against humanity

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    ‘The right to life of women … is conditional on their obeying social norms and traditions.’ — Hina Jilani   ‘It is a tragedy, a horror, a crime against humanity. The details of the murders – of the women beheaded, burned to death, stoned to death, stabbed, electrocuted, strangled and buried alive for …

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