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Freedom to be crude and petty: Why AIB's roast and Salman Rushdie tweet matter

Feb 12, 2015

Freedom to be crude and petty: Why AIB's roast and Salman Rushdie tweet matter

Lets be clear about one thing about freedom of expression. It aint pretty. It never was and it never will be. #Aamir Khan #Salman Rushdie #AIB #AIB roast #Bhalchandra Nemade
Salman Rushdie's first novel in seven years out in September

Jan 30, 2015

Salman Rushdie's first novel in seven years out in September

British author Salman Rushdie's first novel in seven years will be released in September, his publishers said today. #Salman Rushdie #Book #Midnight's Children #Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights #Arabian Nights
Resent how Charlie Hebdo cartoonists were vilified as racists: Salman Rushdie

Jan 15, 2015

Resent how Charlie Hebdo cartoonists were vilified as racists: Salman Rushdie

Author Salman Rushdie, who lived for years under a death threat after his 1988 book The Satanic Verses said on Wednesday the right to free speech is absolute or else it isn't free. #Salman Rushdie #NewsTracker #TheySaidIt #Charlie Hebdo #The Satanic Verses #Free Speech #Charlie Hebdo attack
Salman Rushdie awarded Denmark's top literature prize

Aug 18, 2014

Salman Rushdie awarded Denmark's top literature prize

Salman Rushdie has been given a literary award named after Denmark's famous poet and fairy tale writer Hans Christian Andersen. #Salman Rushdie #Books #NewsTracker #Denmark #Rushdie #Midnight's Children #Hans Christian Andersen #HC Andersen Literature Award

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Rushdie and Jinnah More alike than different?

Oct 03, 2012

Rushdie and Jinnah More alike than different?

I was reading Salman Rushdie's memoir, Joseph Anton, when it struck me that Pakistan's Mohd Ali Jinnah, the Muslim hero, and India's Rushdie, the Muslim villain, share quite a few things in common... #Salman Rushdie #India #Pakistan #JustSaying #Muslim #Blasphemy #Satanic Verses #Jinnah
Why write Satanic stuff when it's not really material?

Feb 14, 2012

Why write Satanic stuff when it's not really material?

What Rushdie's book needed was sensible editing. Editing generally improves the quality of a book without losing out the essence. So whats wrong with that? #Salman Rushdie #ToWhatEffect #Satanic Verses #Free Speech #JLF