Blasphemy laws are the foundation of an authoritarian state

Pakistani Christian villagers march during a protest against the country’s strict blasphemy laws against Islam. Getty images

Pakistan is a?Muslim country and when they introduced blasphemy laws they said they were created to protect people’s religious beliefs but the laws resulted in public death sentences. Naive Canada is being led down the same garden path by a leader known more for his boyish good looks than his common sense. He has introduced motions against “Islamophobia” that are not legally binding but Muslim extremists are already agitating for them to become laws.

A resolution, M-103, seeking to condemn so-called “Islamophobia,” was introduced a few weeks ago in the peaceful country of Canada by Liberal Party MP Iqra Khalid in the House of Commons, sparking a controversy.

A similar motion, labelled M-37, was later tabled in the Ontario provincial legislature by MPP Nathalie Des Rosiers on February 23, 2017, and was passed by the provincial parliament.

M-37, like its predecessor, demanded that lawmakers condemn “all forms of Islamophobia” and reaffirm “support for government efforts, through the Anti-Racism Directorate, to address and prevent systemic racism across government policy, programs and services”…

There are, of course, no comparable motions against “Judeophobia” or “Christianophobia”.

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What does Islam have in common with progressive leftism?

Have you ever wondered why so many ‘ liberal’ leftists are supporters of or apologists for Islam?

Islam is a religion and political force that stands for everything that the liberal left do not. It advocates the death penalty for gays, it subjugates women, it supports pedophilia with its ‘ cultural ‘ acceptance of child brides. It advocates for Sharia law and a world wide caliphate and it teaches that Muslims are superior human beings.

Despite this, if you criticise Islam by suggesting that it is the antithesis of Western democratic and equal rights values, progressive leftists will call you intolerant and racist. Recently Dr Ben Carson in America has been vilified by the leftist press and the political and academic establishment for saying as much.

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