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Pamela Geller’s Free Speech Bloodfest

Pamela Geller’s Free Speech Bloodfest

  • May 05, 2015
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The abortive attack on the ‘Muhammad art contest’ at the Curtis Culand Center in Garland, Texas on Sunday has added another grim chapter to a dishonest ‘free speech versus Islam’ debate that continues to gain deadly traction from one country to the next.

First things first: there is no doubt that the two ‘jihadists’ responsible would...

The Terror Brothers

The Terror Brothers

  • April 24, 2013
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So now we know that the perpetrators of the Boston Marathon bombings were Muslim ‘jihadists’ after all – or at least they thought they were.  And law enforcement officials, the media and assorted experts and terrorologists are engaging in the familiar search for an explanation and a motive.

Were they ‘self-radicalized lone wolves’?    Or were...

Pamela Geller Quotes the Quran

Pamela Geller Quotes the Quran

  • January 11, 2013
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For the last week psycho-bigot Pamela Geller’s American Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI) has been regaling commuters in New York City with pithy insights into Islam and the politics of the Middle East.     First there was this advert, which the Metropolitan Transportation Authority allowed in 10 subway stations after a court case overruled its attempts...

Twilight in Gellerland

Twilight in Gellerland

  • August 02, 2011
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As an example of callous brutality and gimlet-eyed hatred, the latest take on the Norway killings by American ‘counter-jihadist’ Pamela Geller takes some beating. According to Geller, the Labour Party summer camp at Utoya was in fact an ‘anti-semitic indoctrination centre.’

How does she know this?  Because one of the survivors of the massacre told ABC...

Will Hutton on the European Far-Right

  • May 15, 2011
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I’ve hardly ever bought the Observer since it supported the Iraq war,  but I made the mistake of reading it today and I wasn’t inclined to start buying it again.

First there was a soft three-page profile of Pamela Geller, a bigoted anti-Muslim harridan who surely doesn’t deserve any more attention than she has already received...

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