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Toulouse, France - Teacher in Hiding After Criticism of Islam

Published on: October 1, 2006 09:07 AM
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Toulouse, France - A Toulouse, France, high school teacher who criticized Islam has gone into hiding after receiving death threats.  In his commentary Robert Redeker characterized Mohammed as “a merciless warlord, a looter, a mass-murderer of Jews and a polygamist.” He said the Koran was “a book of incredible violence.”  Redeker, 52, who teaches philosophy, and his family went into hiding under police protection after receiving death threats by phone, e-mail and online.  French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin said the threats were not acceptable, saying a person “has the right to express his views freely, while respecting others, of course.”  

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 Oct 01, 2006 at 02:58 PM mark levin Says:

too bad the teacher is hiding for telling the emes!


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