A form of cannibalism
TheÂ Sydney Morning HeraldÂ published this cartoon, falsely implicating America’s Tea Party movement in the Boston bombings:
The Tea Party illustration appeared over an extraordinary piece by Waleed Aly, in which terrorism was dismissed as a mere “irritant”.
There is a dangerous culture of self-loathing in the West’s cultural elite that makes it remarkably tolerant ofÂ
Islamist extremismÂ Islam and even more remarkably savage of the West, and especially Western resistance. The submission to the censorship demanded by Islamists is, of course, just one example of this cultural exhaustion. Â —Why does Fairfax run one bomb picture but never the other?