Are Muslims Even Madder than Christians?
Pakistani girl accused of Qur’an burning could face death penalty
Tensions rise between Muslim and Christian communities amid claims that 11-year-old desecrated text.
On Sunday, houses on the backstreets of Mehrabadi, an area 20 minutes’ drive from western embassies and government ministries, were locked with padlocks, their occupants having fled to already overcrowded Christian slums in and around the capital.
Readers of this blog will know I like to satirise religion and ridicule folks that get carried away praising their invisible gods, but this is perhaps the maddest and most evil development imaginable.
These poor folk – see where they live below – have so little understanding of life and their place in it that some call for an 11-year old girl to die for allegedly burning a few scraps of paper.
In a move that makes the US government seem almost sane, Muslims claim the girl has insulted their religion.
Rifta Masih was arrested on Thursday, after complaints against her prompted angry demonstrations. Asif Ali Zardari, the president, has ordered the interior ministry to investigate the case.
900 Christians have had to leave their houses and the brave few that remained find local Muslim shopkeepers will not sell them food and water.
Local Christians claim this has been made up to serve as a reason for ethnic cleansing.
It’s worth remembering here that Muhammad – alleged founder of Islam – married approximately a dozen females including slaves and young girls. Sadly females are still treated appallingly in many Muslim societies.
To me this proves the so-called religion is based on nonsense or its adherents would be so insecure. Remember the Danish cartoon affair?
It’s not often I get the urge to burn books – I love books – but I’ve got an English translation of the Koran…