Skip to comments.True Unbeliever - Hirsi Ali
Posted on 03/07/2007 6:05:05 PM PST by Galt2010
So now, ladies and gentlemen, live from Somalia and the Netherlands! Give it up for new-to-Washington Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Muslim heretic, self-proclaimed "Infidel," whose memoir by that name is at No. 7 on the New York Times bestseller list!
It's a popping good story, fascinating, with lots of forward lean to the narrative. She's got guts, brains, looks, talent. She's called the prophet Muhammad a pervert. She says, "Islam is a culture that has been outlived." She has lost her faith, ditched two husbands and been disowned by her family.
(Excerpt) Read more at washingtonpost.com ...
But... the tone of the article! ..."some call her a sel-promoting traitor"... This woman has been chased from two countries with multiple, credible death threats - including the threat jabbed by a dagger into the bloody torso of filmmaker Theo Van Gogh . Let's contrast this rather mocking, cynical tone of the writer to the MS media adulation provided to the Dixie Chicks, who are not at all courageous, not serving the interests other than their own. They are held up as heroic and given (meaningless) grammy trophies by the left. What's your definition of a hero? Hirsi Ali fits my profile of courage.
Pray that this brave, bold, beautiful woman will find the peace of Jesus.
Bill Maher was trying so hard not to jump Hirsi Ali's bones when she appeared on his show.
When a true hero comes along, the sophisticated people can't do anything but sneer and jeer. But they will take seriously any second-rate political hack and they will worship any third-rate artist who profanes Christian symbols.