Tag: Prophet Muhammad

Defaming Prophet Muhammad not freedom of expression: top rights court

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) judges. PHOTO: AFPThe European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruled against defamation of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and said such activities exceed the permissible limits of freedom of expression, Anadolu Agency reported on Thursday. Upholding a lower court’s decision, the ECHR said that defaming Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) “goes beyond the permissible limits of an objective debate” and “could stir up prejudice and put at risk religious peace”…MORE: EXPRESTRIBUNE

Inspiring Intolerance: The Truth about Robert Spencer – A Review of the Truth about Muhammad: Founder of the World’s Most Intolerant Religion

Aside from structural problems with the book and issues with the charged political background of its publishing, there are deep substantive flaws with Spencer’s arguments. Spencer consistently makes unfounded assertions about Muslims, misinterprets Islam’s treatment of women, and misrepresents all Muslims as “Islamicists,” ready to strike terror at any moment….more: The Asian American Law Journal (AALJ)-