This is a running commentary on contemporary social, political and religious issues. From the Introduction of James Comey's book "A Higher Loyalty -- Truth, Lies and Leadership" "Man's capacity for justice makes democracy possible, but man's inclination to injustice makes democracy necessary" Reinhold Niebuhr
Monday, July 28, 2014
Why is the left silent?
My good friend sent me this:
Facebook Post Sparks Deadly Violence Against Ahmadis in Pakistan
Pakistan - A mob attacked and killed a grandmother and two children
over a “blasphemous” Facebook post allegedly published by a member of
their minority religious sect in Pakistan on Sunday. Police allege that
Aqib Salim, 25, uploaded an “obscene and objectionable picture of the
Kaaba [Islam’s holiest site] and a scantily clad woman" on the site.
One wonders where the humane left of center brigade is: