Treating Islam as a race, instead of as a religion, hinders the efforts to treat all citizens equally under the law, by way of giving Islam a special treatment, that is religious privilege.
Tag Multiculturalism/Cultural Relativism
Columbus Day is usually met with outrage and indignation. This is an oversimplification of a complex matter that can’t —and shouldn’t— be reduced to the atrocities commited by Spaniards more than 500 years ago.
I have the *right* to dress up however I want, and if that offends someone, that’s their problem — I won’t be held accountable for the teeny tiny whiny feelings of other people, just like I don’t hold anyone else responsible for my own feelings.
Pat Condell calls it when he sees it:
Last night Bill Maher‘s Real Time episode had this epic final New Rule:
It is common to require us journalists to be objective and impartial at the same time, which is a contradiction.…