Tag Archives: Islam

A Coming European Christian Revival

The New Zealand gunman apparently wrote in his 74-page manifesto that he wanted to start a race war in the USA. Oddly enough, that’s something that the current socialist US Democrat party also seems to want. Which makes me think … Continue reading

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The Included and The Excluded

Back in about 1950, lots of people smoked tobacco, and they smoked more or less everywhere, and everyone got along quite happily. British society back then consisted of a minority of non-smokers (grey), and a majority of smokers (yellow).   … Continue reading

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A Woman in a Miniskirt

Not sure what interested me about this story of a woman in a miniskirt walking along an empty road: Apparently, it “caused a stir in Saudi Arabia.” In another report, it had “sparked outrage in Saudi Arabia.” And next it … Continue reading

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The Litmus Test Of Freedom

I mentioned it last week, and now Taking Liberties has a piece – The war on smoking is a war on individual freedom – on the liberation of Manbij, quoting from an article by Juliet Samuel in the Telegraph: The women are … Continue reading

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Antismoking and Islam

H/T Harley for The politics of smoking in today’s Middle East: Convincing Middle Easterners to quit smoking, especially when so many rely on cigarettes and shishas as critical stress relief in a time of political and economic turmoil, would be a … Continue reading

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