How to Control People

If you reduce a person's entire world to flickering images on a 12"X15" screen, it's much easier to control what he'll believe.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1639317016287014

Making a Sex Offender: The (Non)Case of Maulana Abdullah Saleem

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Orlando Shooting: The Tired Script

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“Child Marriage” in Bangladesh

Link: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2015/08/28/the-saddest-bride-i-have-ever-seen-child-marrige-is-as-popular-as-ever-in-bangladesh/ Spare me the sad bride pictures, Washington Post Comparing "child marriage" in countries like Bangladesh to marriage in the US or Western Europe -- where...

Oregon Militiamen if They Were Muslim

People saying if the Oregon militiamen were Muslim, they would have been killed by now. Sure, that would be Day 1. On Day 2, "terrorism...

The San Bernardino Shooting Changes Everything  

(Edit: #TruthforSanBernardino If you too have questions and concerns about how the San Bernardino shooting has been investigated, please Like this page: @Truth and...

So let me get this straight… (San Bernardino)

A 28-year old "devout Muslim" restaurant inspector gets disgruntled at work. He leaves an office party and comes back with his wife, who he...

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