So what Â was the hate speech all about? What did he say?
“Most drug dealers are blacks and Arabs. That’s a fact.”
Its not only that he sticks his neck out and puts his life in danger, its his own dhimmi government that comes down on him like a ton of bricks… (continued below)
In other news: “Children of the revolution” Â occupy Libya’s embassy in Paris
“They’re threatening a mass suicide if police intervene”
PARIS, Feb 25, 2011 (AFP) – Protesters against Moamer Kadhafi’s regime calling themselves the “children of the revolution” have occupied Libya’s embassy in Paris, an AFP journalist reported on Friday. (Mullah tip)
We’ve heard a lot about Geert Wilders, the Dutch parliamentarian whose warnings about Muslim influence in his nation place him in the crosshairs of the powers-that-be. But while the tow-headed modern-day Templar has thus far dodged the hangman on Truth-speech charges, another intrepid defender of Western civilization has not been so lucky. And we haven’t heard much about him.
He is French journalist Eric Zemmour, and he was just convicted this week of “inciting racism.” Writes The New American’s R. Cort Kirkwood:
Zemmour’s “controversial” remarks included his observation that most drug dealers in France were black or Arab, and that employers “have the right” to deny employment to those two groups of people.
Zemmour’s criminal speech occurred on a popular talk show during a discussion of why French police seem to stop minorities more than whites. Said Zemmour: “But why are they stopped 17 times? Why? Because most dealers are blacks and Arabs. That’s a fact.”
So Zemmour wound up in the French dock, and must now pay $14,000 to five groups that sued him for racism.