wetwebwork.com

guitarist > writer > coder

August 20, 2012
Comments Off on delicious August 20, 2012

  • Our Pussy Riot outrage is monumental hypocrisy » Spectator Blogs
     
    “So, two years in prison for the members of Pussy Riot as a consequence of their foul and insulting behaviour inside a church. The western world is outraged and takes the severity of the sentence as evidence that Russia is a totalitarian state where everyone does as Putin wants. Thank God we’re not like that over here, huh? We live in a democracy where one is free to lampoon all religious belief without punitive action descending upon us by the state. Which will be news to…”
     
    c/o various
     
    See also: UK ‘too heavy-handed’ with Twitter and online trolls

Digest powered by RSS Digest

Comments are closed.