First posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 06:59 PM EDT | Updated: Wednesday, May 23, 2012 07:39 AM EDT
Multiculturalism and religious freedom trumped safety concerns in an Ontario Human Rights Commission decision that will allow Sikhs to carry traditional cermonial daggers, known as kirpans, in the public areas of Ontario courts. Chris Wattie/REUTERS FILES
When the history of our troubled adjustment to a multi-racial western society is written, I hope the role of guilt-ridden, bleeding heart white liberals shall feature prominently.
The quintessential example of such a person is Cheryl Bormann, the American lawyer for accused jihadi Walid bin Attash, who is charged in the 9/11 terrorist attack on America.
Bormann came to court dressed in an exotic full body Arabian cloak with a head cover that befitted downtown Riyadh rather than Guantanamo. If her affront to America was not enough, she then asked the judge to order other women in the room to follow her example.read more