Posted at Moonbattery in the commets:
Posted by: James McEnanly at June 18, 2010 5:35 AM
"You say it is your custom to burn widows. Very well, we also have a custom. When men burn women alive, we put ropes round their necks and hang them. You build your funeral pyre. Next to it my carpenters will build a gallows. You follow your customs, then we will follow ours."
Sir Charles Napier.
19th century British hang Indians in India for the ritual killing of women.
21st century Canadian moonbats argue for leniency in the case of Islamist ritual murder in Canada.
Now you know why leftists like to think of themselves as progressive. Nothing says forward thinking enlightenment quite like enabling pre-Medieval barbarism.