Thoughts on Bin Laden’s Death

I wrote a few weeks ago that the death penalty should be kept as an option, but used very rarely – when it seemed to be the only way to protect society from a vicious and dangerous criminal. Osama bin Laden fitted that category. The operation that lead to his death was carefully planned and carried out.  …

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Osama Bin Laden Worried

And so he should be. But what is he worried about? Climate change. Of course. There are two possibilities here. Either Osama is an ignorant bloodthirsty hypocritical loon, and he really does believe that anthropogenic climate change is a bigger threat to world peace than he is. OK, it’s certainly possible. Or he is an …

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Muslims Have More Rights

And are safer in Western countries than in any Islamic country. So says Muslim woman Raheel Raza, formerly of Pakistan: The Pakistan ambassador gets up and leaves in obvious annoyance that a woman should be allowed to speak to him in this way. It would never happen in Pakistan! She makes the same point, that she …

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