Islamophobia is silencing Jews and liberal Muslims in Canada: other hatreds aside from that of Islam do not receive equal attention like anti-Semitism.
People deserve protection; ideas do not. Vague concepts like “hate speech” and “incitement to religious violence” conflates religious ideology and identity
A Pakistani atheist and ex-Muslim has been charged with blasphemy and imprisoned with public calls for hanging, and a countervailing call for his freedom with #FreeAyazNizami.
Burning literature is a condemnable act of intellectual weakness which should not be encouraged. Yet, in a society that allows freedom, rather than embrace the alternative, individuals must be free do so.