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Ban Islamic extremist preachers says MP Michael Johnson

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posted on Jul, 5 2010 @ 07:23 AM
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Ban Islamic extremist preachers says MP Michael Johnson


www.heraldsun .com.au

PREACHERS of Islamic extremism should be barred from Australia, a federal MP has said.

Michael Johnson, a lower house independent, has also called for a debate on banning the burqa.

He said Prime Minister Julia Gillard and his former boss, Opposition Leader Tony Abbott, needed to repudiate the leadership of Hizb ut-Tahrir, a global Islamic group which wants Australian Muslims to reject democracy.

"Join together and repudiate the extremism of this global movement and ... guarantee that none of its international preachers ever receive a visa to step on to Australian soil again," Mr Jo
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posted on Jul, 5 2010 @ 07:23 AM
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Democracy is a myth anyway, so in that regard I agree with the Islamic groups.

I guess he's another politician wanting to draw attention away from important issues, by generating a wave of predjudical fear.

The whole issue of free speech is what concerns me. Even if what the preacher has to say is total crap, he should have a right to prove how full of crap he is by being allowed to speak.

After all, the MP gets his right to say that the preacher should be banned!

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posted on Jul, 5 2010 @ 07:28 AM
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Why just Islamic extremists, though?

Speaking as an American, I'd rather the christian extremists shut the hell up. Why? 'Cause there are a lot more of them, and history has shown that they're way way WAY more likely to murder, rape, terrorize, bomb, mutilate, and massacre us than American Muslims.

Not sure about Australia, but I imagine it still holds true.



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