Thursday, August 13, 2009

Profile in cowardice ...

... Yale Press Bans Images of Muhammad in New Book.

See also “The scholarship equivalent of Yale donning a burqa to suppress the temptations its immodesty might otherwise inspire”. (Warning: Some may find illustrations offensive.)


  1. It's so stupid. "Let's publish a book about a cartoon controversy, but not actually show the controversial cartoon! Brilliant!"

  2. Yeah, it males ypu wonder what they were thinking when they agreed to publish the book in the first place. Let's publish a book about erotic art - of course, it can't be illustrated.