08.06.2009 – Ireland helping to bring back the Dark Ages with new Blasphemy Law
For anyone who is a supporter of free speach, this move should scare the hell out of you. For all our progress over the centuries in moving towards a free society where people can express themselves verbally without fear of reprisal, this move by Ireland is a HUGE step backwards. I can’t imagine the thought process of these leaders. They’ve approved law enforcement to be able to raid peoples homes in search of published items that violate this law.
What’s next? Book burnings? or worse…Witch Burnings?!?!?
Give me a break. This is truly sad.
here’s a link to the ABC news commentary on the topic…