Commentary Magazine has devoted their July-August edition to an issue-length symposium in which many prominent writers, activists and thinkers were asked to respond to the question, "Is free speech under threat in the United States?" I was asked to contribute. The following is an excerpt from my piece on COMMENTARY’s symposium on the threat to free speech:
Part of the success (and I use that term rather loosely) of the Muslim community's tight conformity to the brutal and extreme sharia is the vigilant policing by family, friends and neighbors, a "culture of denunciation."
"We are on the path that leads to the rule of Islam worldwide." This is accordance with the Quran and Hadith. They are fully armed, equipped and financially enriched to pursue their savage and totalitarian goals thanks, in large part, to President Obama.
Today the US Supreme Court ruled in our favor, that the government may not refuse to register "potentially offensive" names (SIOA is not offensive, that is a smear). We have been suing to trademark SIOA (Stop Islamization of America) for a number of years but were repeatedly refused because it was considered "disparaging" to Muslims. Longtime Geller Report readers are quite familiar with our First Amendment trademark case. It was, in effect, an application of sharia law ('do not criticize Islam').We have been fighting to trademark SIOA (Stop Islamization of America) for a number of years but were repeatedly refused because the courts considered it "disparaging" to Muslims. Longtime Geller Report readers are quite familiar with our First...
The declaration by Prime Minister May that she means to stamp out "islamophobia" is chilling. That sounds extreme. This incident was isolated and singular. Why do we not hear those same vows and proclamations when the slaughter (and there is a great deal of it) is Islamic?