France Quietly Reintroducing the Crime of Blasphemy


… France is rapidly going from laïcité (secularism) to lâcheté (cowardice); from freedom of expression to unconditional surrender

… Feminist organizations, so quick to denounce “toxic masculinity” and “patriarchal structures of domination”, were also silent

… Today, in France, the country of the Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen, which always sanctified freedom of expression

… After the massacre at Charlie Hebdo, Pope Francis said, “Curse my mother, expect a punch”, and blamed the cartoonists for their own murder