FBI urges US Mohammed cartoonist to go into hiding

Remember the Seattle artist who triggered the “Everybody Draw Mohammad” day campaign? Well, guess what, even though Norris disassociated herself from it all, she is still in great danger … SEATTLE (Reuters) – A Seattle cartoonist who stirred up a religious storm with a tongue-in-cheek encouragement to draw images of the Muslim prophet Mohammed has … Read moreFBI urges US Mohammed cartoonist to go into hiding

Pope is being truly wicked yet again – Attacks non-believers

The cretinous fool, pope Benny, sincerely believes himself to be a good man … remember this is the same chap who Personally orchestrated the cover-up of catholic abuse by sending a letter to all catholic Bishops directing them to cover it all up and silence the victims – failure to obey would result in excommunication … Read morePope is being truly wicked yet again – Attacks non-believers

Why I no longer believe religion is a virus of the mind

Don’t panic, I’ve not suddenly gone religious … no instead, new data is now available to suggest something else. Sue Blackmore, a leading expert in Memes, has written a very interesting article in todays Guardian (why is it always the Guardian with the really interesting stuff). So she starts off with an explanation of what … Read moreWhy I no longer believe religion is a virus of the mind

Islamic schools a cover for child slavery

There is a report on the BBC about child slavery in Senegal. As many as 50,000 boys in the west African state of Senegal are living in slave-like conditions and being forced to beg, according to human rights workers. Human Rights Watch says teachers at many of the country’s private Islamic schools, or Daraas, are … Read moreIslamic schools a cover for child slavery