Wednesday, 20 February 2013

[Kiama Independent] Bernardi defends Wilders' right to speak in Australia

Bernardi defends Wilders' right to speak in Australia

By Bianca Hall
Feb. 20, 2013
... He said there was a clear double standard at play, when Saudi Sheikh Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais – a cleric who has described Jews as ''accursed by Allah'', ''apes and pigs'' and ''scum of the earth'' – was due to come to Australia to speak at the Australian Islamic Peace Conference next month with little controversy.

''Why is it so easy for this man to come to our country and share his bizarre views in a public forum without public controversy and yet it is so hard for Mr Wilders?'' ...
Story at Kiama Independent