The misguided efforts by UN and others to outlaw blasphemy
by AMIR TAHERI
New York Post
January 30, 2012
The Future of Blasphemy
Speaking of the Sacred in an Age of Human Rights
By Austin Dacey
After decades of being regarded an obscure, if not discarded, concept, blasphemy has made a spectacular comeback as a hot issue. Efforts to criminalize blasphemy are well advanced in the United Nations, with talks of an international treaty. The Organization of Islamic Conference and the Vatican have become partners in lobbying for such a treaty.
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Related Topics: Blasphemy in the Muslim World, Hate Speech Laws, OIC & Defamation, Pressure Tactics Against Free Speech, United Nations & Other International Groups, Willful Blindness & PC Problems
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