Category Archives: salman rushdie

Knight-watch on the blogosphere

While defending the knighthood of Salman Rushdie (or rather arguing that now it has been announced the knighthood shouldn’t be rescinded) it appears to be the done thing for a certain type of blogger or journalist to take the position … Continue reading

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Rushdie – Lord Ahmed pronounces

Did anyone else hear the interview with Lord Ahmed where he attacked the knighthood for Salman Rushdie?  Lord Ahmed suggested that Rushdie “had blood on his hands”, had attacked Islam, and had offended Christians by using offensive language “about Jesus Christ … Continue reading

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