In this age of austerity, the solution to growthlessness cannot be a return to colonial exceptionalism and intervention. It cannot a return to the rape and pillage of nations. It cannot be a return to exploitation and oppression.
Acceptance requires a gargantuan leap of faith and as a person of logic and reasoning, it’s not a leap I can make without the evidence. If my belief was founded on faith and not reason, blind trust and not knowledge, then perhaps that leap is easier to make.
How the Chairwoman of the Conservative Party weighed in on sexual abuse – it is Pakistanis, Muslims or is it everyone?
Egypt’s naked blogger, an atheist, is a bomb aimed at the patriarchs in our minds? No, I don’t think so. This is an old story, done to death in the West. And PS, it’s a failed story.
How we signed-up school children as recruiting sergeants in the cultural propaganda battle to promote war.
‘Blacks, Asians, whites; we all live in the same community,
Why do we have to kill one another? Why are we doing this?
Step forward if you want to lose your sons. Otherwise, calm down and go home. Please.’
Ever met Brits abroad? Of course, they are the epitome of learning the language, eating local food and honouring laws and standards.
Islam is simply edited out from history. Unacknowledged. School kids never had a chance. We cannot even argue that it is a revisionist position as the history books never tell the full story in the first instance.
In Islam, the Holy Ghost is not considered an authentic or accurate reference – so how did we get here where so many know so little about the Bible?