Actually, drawing Muhammad is the kind thing to do because it questions religious authority, and questioning authority, any authority, is the first step to challenge injustice.
Tag Free Speech
I want to say a few words that should be more than enough for any civilized person who has not lived under a rock so far in 2015 to understand the paramount importance of drawing any concept without pandering to the ridiculous restrictions of barbaric superstitions:
Bigots at the National University of Córdoba sent death threats to JM Mulet, who was on a tour of his book about we should not listen to fear-mongers when it comes to diet choices:
via The New York Times:
Even before the Charlie Hebdo massacre I had been thinking about the limits of freedom of expression. Some believe that…
After a politically correct tantrum, DC Comics pulled this cover-tribute to the most popular story of how Joker was born:
When it comes to free speech, Bill Maher gets it:
Despite the terrorist attack, the weekly Charlie Hebdo lives, and its defense of freedom of expression will not bow to…
After the Islamic terrorist attack on Charlie Hebdo, we’re getting very much needed good news.Next week, Charlie Hebdo will publish:
We’re one week into 2015 and freethought in France is already threatened by Islam, now with a shooting at the…
People should be able to have access to any idea — it’s time we stop treating them like idiots; they won’t be convinced of a bad idea by the mere exposure to it because, well, ask any Biologist: we have these organs called brains and they do this little marvelous thing called *critical reception of messages*.
Open letter to: Anthony Lake Unicef CEO Bernt Aasen Latin America and Caribbean Unicef Branch Roberto de Bernardi Unicef Colombia…
Twitter has agreed to comply with censorship laws in Pakistan:
I ‘drew’ Muhammad and survived!
Venezuela is having both pro-government and anti-government demonstrations, and so far, two people have died. To make it worse, Venezuelan government…
In case you haven’t seen it, this is Shakira‘s new song, featuring Rihanna: