Browsing the archives for the Islamophobia tag

A ‘Prayer’ for Egypt (from the people you expect to spell it ‘Moslem’)
By: Barry Belmont

It’s remarkable that people can have literally the best intentions possible (for instance wishing to prevent WWIII) and yet with the wrong set of thoughts, facts, and theories about the universe come off as crazy, slightly prejudicial, and at the very least, a little silly. This is a video of a Christian woman asking for [...]

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Before the Debate – Islamophobia 3
By: Barry Belmont

When it comes to thoughtful, intelligent debate no one seems to do it better than the BBC’s “Intelligence Squared” forum. In this topic the motion on the floor is “Islam is a religion of peace.” It’s a powder keg issue and the BBC didn’t pull any punches when they let Zeba Khan and Maajid Nawaz [...]

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Before the Debate – Islamophobia 2
By: Barry Belmont

Please, if anyone knows more authoritative sources on any of the issues we present here, feel free to let us know and we will try to include them in our “before the debate” information. Now, I don’t think we thought too much on how pass along article-long information, but I think I’ve settled on a [...]

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Before the Debate – Islamophobia 1
By: Barry Belmont

We’re trying something new this semester over here at the Students for Liberty. We’re going to try to provide information on various aspects of our campus discussions even before we have them. Often times the main threads of argumentation that run through topics can be obscure. Other times it seems necessary to have some sort [...]

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