"Laïcité" sounds like a straightforward, even desirable, concept—until you understand its hypocrisy and witness its very intentional consequences. French culture is one of the wonders of the world. I can't think of any other which can claim such mastery in every endeavor, from food and wine, to fashion, to literature, art and music, capped with … Continue reading Stop Enabling Québec’s Islamophobia
To kick off this exercise in self-flagellation, let me share a post I made online – or "on the computer" as my Luddite friends say – earlier this week. Here it is, beginning under the image - which is just a screenshot, so don't sit there clicking on it. I mean, really. “ ... And one … Continue reading In which I admit that I’m kind of wrong about something, but only in a way that totally validates me. So don’t get too excited.