Four officers were injured (two badly burned) when around 15 “youths” (Muslim gang-members) swarmed their cars and hurled rocks and firebombs at them. Police were aggrieved when the minister of interior called the attackers “little wild ones.”
“Under this politically correct dictatorship, Western culture has established two principles. First, freedom of speech can be restricted any time someone claims that an opinion is an ‘insult.’ Second, there is a vicious double standard: minorities, especially Muslims, can freely say whatever they want against Jews and Christians.
“There is no better ally of Islamic extremism than this sanctimony of liberal censorship: both, in fact, want to suppress any criticism of Islam, as well as any proud defense of the Western Enlightenment or Judeo-Christian culture.”
I have striven to minimize, but not eliminate, contemporary political commentary in this blog, although I have never made any attempt to hide the fact that I am a traditionalist, and vigorously pro-Western, pro-European. But both tradition in general, and Western culture and values in particular, are unfortunately under vigorous assault in today’s world, both from radical, militant, ideological Islam, and from supposedly “liberal” activists on the political left, who are in reality anything but. Continue reading “France: Decomposing in Front of Our Eyes”