Friday, 2 September 2016

Spiked, September 2, 2016

Would anyone publish The Satanic Verses today?
The West has gone backwards on free speech since 1989.


  1. Good article Mr. West. "We have gone backwards since 1989." So True. I often think 'the Rushdie Affair' was a probe that told Muslim fanatics -- Go ahead, it's all soft tissue here; you won't find much resistance.
    You might check out the novel, 'Crocodile Words' by Dex Quire on Amazon; a novel that tries to take a comic whack at the Koran. When the West gives up mockery, you know surrender is on the way; all the best, Das

    1. Many thanks for you comments. I've only just noticed your remarks. Pat