Month: May 2006

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Ayaan Hirsi Ali was at Harvard’s Kennedy School on May 9th. A brief biography of Ms. Ali from the Harvard’s Center for Public Leadership announcement reads: Ayaan Hirsi Ali (born 13 November 1969 in Mogadishu, Somalia) is a Dutch human… Read More ›

Fragments — 13

The BBC reports that Indian Catholics want the movie, The Da Vinci Code, banned. “Catholic Secular Forum (CSF) activists will go on a fast unto death if the government fails to take action against anti-Christian movies,” CSF general secretary Joseph… Read More ›

Indian Reservations

George Bernard Shaw with characteristic cynicism noted that a government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul. Regardless of their specific stripes, all Indian governments, because they are “democratically” elected, naturally solve the… Read More ›