This brick of a book (with tons of notes) is a great candidate for “Controversial Title of the Year”. Fascism itself is bad enough, and the novel ideas presented by Jonah Goldberg are sure to triple the stakes. Læs resten →
Århus: The proposed construction of a great mosque west of Denmarks second largest city Århus has been abandoned. The reason for dropping the project is lack of interest among the local Muslim population. Læs resten →
If you happen to own one of these technolocigal wonders that will allow you to play soccer on a screen, karate without bruises, shooting stacks of enemies without a scratch and race through town at 180 km/h, one of the best things you can do for society may be to switch it off. Læs resten →
WeekendAvisen March 2008
By Mogens Rukov, translated by Henrik R. Clausen
The great tolerance being displayed in Europe these days is extended towards Islam.
Islam is being recognized, and Muslims are awarded full citizens’ rights. Tolerance has never been greater. But this period in time can be compared to the late 30’s, where the leading nation, Great Britain, spared no effort to accommodate the megalomaniac plans of Hitler. Back then, tolerance was a political decision. And it was a gigantic political misunderstanding, which led us directly to WWII. Læs resten →