What the West Needs to Know

I have Muslim friends, but am convinced that while there are reasonable and moderate Muslims, there is not and cannot be a reasonable and moderate Islam. For Muslims, Mohammed is the perfect example of a life well lived. You canot criticise the prophet publicly without risking death. Yet Mohammed, as I have noted before, had sex with …

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NZ Too Much for Darwin

By the time the twenty-three year old Charles Darwin reached New Zealand he had definitely had enough. Despite its natural beauty and fascinating birds and insects, Darwin wrote of the Maori people: “Their persons and houses are filthily dirty and offensive. I should think that a more war-like race of people could not be found …

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Debate Must Be Stopped. ‘Honour’ Killings? Sorry, No Time.

Via Kathy Shaidle, this story from the Toronto Sun. The Ontario Human Rights Commission has time to investigate and comment on stories published in national magazines over which it has no jurisdiction. It has time to condemn writers like Mark Steyn because their criticisms of radical Islam makes them Islamophobic (whatever that means – being critical of …

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Oz Bush Fires – Greenies Responsible

Hmm… The people who lit the fires are immediately responsible. But a measure of responsibility also lies with environmental activists who pressured local councils and other governement agencies to reduce or disallow prescribed (that is controlled protective) burning and other clearing of highly flammable scrub from residential areas.  ‘The green movement is directly responsible for the severity of …

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