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Killed for a Haircut

By Anastasia , published on Mar 11, 2012

...extremists are working in harmony in acts of fashion genocide. The victims are young, teenagers mostly. People have been arrested not just because of their haircuts but for something as trivial as wearing jeans.

Yes, that’s the brave new Iraq, a country that has such devils in it, a country with forms of murderous intolerance that would have shocked the Spanish Inquisition. Saddam Hussein was bad but what has followed seems to me to be so much worse. My, how we have ‘helped’ the people of Iraq; how well-spent or money was; how well-sacrificed the lives of our soldiers.

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Tags: iraq, fashion, intolerance, fundamentalism

The Jasmine Begins to Rot

By Anastasia , published on Oct 16, 2011

...East and North Africa to be able to breathe free, to live in a spirit of tolerance and understanding, brought on by a mood of mutual respect, respect for the rights of others; it’s just that I don’t think they are capable of it; they have no mature civic tradition, just a long legacy of intolerance, often murderous in nature.

On my personal blog at the beginning of February I wrote Reflections on the Revolution in Egypt (http://anatheimp.blogspot.com/2011/02/reflections-on-revolution-in-egypt.html ) , making the following observation;

Revolutions are all very well when... (more)

Tags: egypt, intolerance, persecution, jasmine revolution

The Leaders of Tolerance Become Intolerant

By Mindagape, published on Sep 22, 2010

...of love for everyone. Has little but hatred for those that disagree.

The actions are shedding light on the actual situation in this country of human rights champions. Increased polarity and growing chasms between not only racial and socioeconomic groups, but more importantly, intolerance of different beliefs and ideologies, are coloring the country.

Acts of Violence,

Truly disturbing notions have surfaced in Sweden, The Prime Minister, Fredrik Reinfeldt, Sweden's highest political position, commented on an assault and battery of a Sweden Democrat that "The... (more)

Tags: racism, election, sweden, intolerance

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