Archived material Access restricted Article

Today's Front Page   View All of Thu 10/25/2012 View Wed 10/24/2012 View Tue 10/23/2012 View Mon 10/22/2012 View Sun 10/21/2012 View Sat 10/20/2012 View Fri 10/19/2012
2012-10-25 Home Front: Politix
Pierce County jail must accommodate Muslim inmates
Archived material is restricted to Rantburg regulars and members. If you need access email with your nick to be added to the members list. There is no charge to join Rantburg as a member.
Posted by ryuge 2012-10-25 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [345 views ]  Top

#1 why?
Posted by Mikey Hunt 2012-10-25 01:26||   2012-10-25 01:26|| Front Page Top

#2 Attorneys for the groups said officials prohibited Muslim men from participating in regular group prayer, wearing certain religious clothes and from possessing items that are integral to Islamic worship.
... next they''ll want AK-47s
Posted by Mikey Hunt 2012-10-25 01:29||   2012-10-25 01:29|| Front Page Top

#3 So if the inmates were aztec Pierce County should provide them with humans victims?

When the Founding Fathers made first amendmant they were thinking in verities of Christianism. They never thought about Aztecs, Muslims or Kali worshippers in America. Some non-Cristin religiones are acceptable in a civilized society (It was Mustafa Kemal not me who implied Muslim nations are not civilized :-) but others simply cannot. Not Aztecs, Not Kali worship and not Islam. Had Founding Fathers thought in Islam they wouldn't have formulated First Amendment like they did.

It is time to amend First Amendment.
Posted by JFM 2012-10-25 07:18||   2012-10-25 07:18|| Front Page Top

#4 Claryfying the preceding text: I was not telling the United States should eb a christian-only county but thet the Founding Fathers thought in religions following a set of ethics. Those ethics are presnt in buddhism or judaism but they are not present in every religion. That is why granting freedom of religion whatever the religion is quite simply not possible. Not with a religion who is at war, a hot war, with everything else.
Posted by JFM 2012-10-25 07:23||   2012-10-25 07:23|| Front Page Top

#5 Tarrer was convicted of paralyzing Claudia McCorvey, killing her unborn son, and murdering her best friend, Lavern Simpkins.

Religious rights? Why hasn't the guy been executed?
Posted by JohnQC 2012-10-25 09:01||   2012-10-25 09:01|| Front Page Top

#6 Sorry for the double posting.
Posted by JohnQC 2012-10-25 09:20||   2012-10-25 09:20|| Front Page Top

#7 It happens, JohnQC. Fixed.
Posted by trailing wife 2012-10-25 11:08||   2012-10-25 11:08|| Front Page Top

#8  next they''ll want AK-47s
Covered in the para you quoted.... but most certainly the Shia will require razors for their ritual bloodletting... one of the many Eid things, I can't keep track of them all.

There was a .gif of a running sheep around here once, the Occulted Cyan Mod was fond of it.

Posted by Shipman 2012-10-25 16:10||   2012-10-25 16:10|| Front Page Top

#9 JFM, it's good to hear from you!

It's tempting to "amend the First Amendment" when it's the Other Guys who we think are abusing it; but we have a saying in the US that "Sauce for the Goose is sauce for the Gander." In other words, the rules are the same for everybody.

The US media are withholding information they don't agree with and skewing the news. We still have means to get around that. When the govt starts telling anybody what they can and cannot believe, we're all in trouble.
Posted by mom 2012-10-25 19:16||   2012-10-25 19:16|| Front Page Top

23:33 CrazyFool
23:24 NoMoreBS
22:53 Eric Jablow
22:30 JosephMendiola
22:23 JosephMendiola
22:19 JosephMendiola
22:16 Raider
22:06 Procopius2k
21:51 JohnQC
21:44 Procopius2k
21:44 Perfesser
21:40 JohnQC
21:22 Frank G
21:08 Barbara
21:07 canalzone
20:42 Procopius2k
20:37 Procopius2k
20:34 Procopius2k
20:29 Dale
20:22 Frank G
20:14 Grunter
19:43 Jan
19:40 rammer
19:24 Barbara

Search WWW Search