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Should a Liberal Society Tolerate Religious Minorities?

March 26, 2013 3:22 pm0 comments
Should a Liberal Society Tolerate Religious Minorities?

The very definition of liberalism can be summarised in Voltaire’s famous quote, ‘I don’t agree with what you’re saying, but I’ll fight to the death for your right to say it.’ It is rare that the essence of an ideology can be truly captured in a single sentence, but I feel […]

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The Berber Kiss

June 23, 2012 12:00 pm1 comment
The Berber Kiss

Everyone else is asleep. It’s almost eleven o’clock, but I can’t sleep. I lie tossing and turning in my bed. Above me on the wall are framed verses from the Quran. Even I know the characters Allah Akbar, ‘God is Great’. I smile. Is it his will that I am able to […]

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