Singer Jesse Hughes of US rock group Eagles of Death Metal performs in the Forest National - Vorst Nationaal concert hall in Brussels, on February 25, 2016.   / AFP / BELGA / Jonas Roosens / Belgium OUT        (Photo credit should read JONAS ROOSENS/AFP/Getty Images)

Western liberals who banned Eagles of Death Metal are doing Isis’s work for them

If you want to know how lost Europe is, how thoroughly it has abandoned freedom of speech, get this: two French music festivals have banned Eagles of Death Metal, the American rock band whose gig at the Bataclan was turned into a bloodbath by Isis last November, after the lead singer said some dodgy things about Muslims.

Yes, six months after they watched and heard 89 of their fans being slaughtered by Isis for the crime of engaging in ‘perversity’, Eagles of Death Metal are now being shut down by festival organisers for saying allegedly perverted things about Islam. Isis must be delighted: Western liberals are doing their dirty work for them; they’re silencing the people Isis judged to be blasphemous; they’re completing Isis’s act of terror.

  • dance…dancetotheradio

    Western Liberals are anything but.

    • Justin St.Denis

      Ain’t that the truth! I also note that totalitarians come in various shapes, sizes and disguises. Like commenters on conservative blogs who think they actually are conservative – which is already indicative of low self-awareness or intelligence – until they “get offended” and their inner totalitarian comes bursting through. It’s funny to watch happen, and it happens every day. Fake conservatives, totalitarians in denial, and leftist progressives are essentially the same beast, and as easy to identify as dandelions on your lawn. For some of us….