If we are to believe Donald Trump's claim that 'the press' is enemy to the American people, their ugly siblings are represented by the likes of arrogant, self-righteous has beens, probably best represented by a washed up aged actress Susan Sarandon, A latent Communist, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, 'I'm the daughter of a Loser,' Chelsea Clinton, and last but certainly not least, the Governor of New York (I will be President of the United States soon) Andrew Cuomo.
In 1995, writing under a pen name Ibn Warraq, the author reminds us, that "it becomes a duty to defend those values that we would live by. But here Western intellectuals have sadly failed in defending Western values, such as rationalism, social pluralism, human rights, the rule of law, representative government, individualism (in the sense that every individual counts, and NO individual should be sacrificed for some Utopian future collective end), freedom of expression, freedom of and from religion, the rights of minorities, and so on.
The writer continues, instead, the so-called experts on Islam in Western Universities, in the media, in the churches and even in government bureaus have become apologists for Islam.
They bear some responsibility for creating an atmosphere little short of intellectual terrorism where any criticism of Islam is denounced as fascism, racism, or "orientalism." They bear some responsibility for lulling the public into thinking "The Islamic Threat" is a myth.
IT IS OUR DUTY TO FIGHT THIS INTELLECTUAL TERRORISM. IT IS OUR DUTY TO DEFEND THE VALUES OF