That is how totalitarian governments begin. That is how Nazism began. Hitler, step-by-step forced churches to comply with small seemingly harmless regulations, which became increasingly harder, until the penalty was prison or death.
I thought we fought to get rid of authoritarian rule which suppresses free speech and Freedom of the Press? Do we have to fight this battle all over again?
Canada's Islamic community has nothing to gain by allying itself with human rights censors
Jonathan Kay, National Post
Published: 7/22/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last week, at Toronto's Noor Centre --a cultural organization for liberal Muslims --I participated in a panel discussion on the question of whether the Canadian Islamic Congress (CIC) is justified in bringing human rights complaints against Maclean's magazine for publishing Mark Steyn's (now famous) cover article, The Future Belongs to Islam. What follows is adapted from my opening remarks.