The end is nigh!
“In our current obsession with human rights, however, blasphemy is understood not so much as a failure to respect the divine, but failure to respect human feelings.
In the Muslim world, blasphemy is seen more as fidelity to doctrinal truth and an offence to Islam in general. As such, the charge of blasphemy is considered defamation of religion and used, sadly, to justify violence and assassinations. Remember the Danish cartoons and Salman Rushdie’s novel The Satanic Verses?“