The Muslim Student Union at UC California at Irvine (perhaps in a planned fashion) consistently interrupts the Israeli ambassador’s speech, despite escalating consequences. Interesting comments.
Just a follow up on The Muslim Student Union, some of whose members protested out of order when the Israeli ambassador visited UC Irvine:
“The Orange County district attorney’s office on Friday charged 11 defendants with conspiring to disrupt a meeting and a speech by the Israeli ambassador to the United States at UC Irvine last year….”
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A British Muslim tells his story, suggesting that classical liberalism wouldn’t be a bad idea: From Kenanmalik.com: ‘Introduction: How Salman Rushdie Changed My Life’ From Foreign Policy: ‘Germany’s Age Of Anxiety’
Why hobble our economy, if it’s so important to integrating new arrivals?: Via The A & L Daily-Interview With Christopher Caldwell At Spiegel Online…Theodore Dalrymple Still Attacking Multi-Culturalism In Britain
A follow up on what kind of punishment UC Irvine has given to the Muslim Student Union for this protest of Michael Oren:
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