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Joyce Carol Oates says it is ‘natural’ to ascribe sexual harassment in Egypt to Islam

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She might be “skeptical of religions”, but she is clearly an Islamophobe. Wonder if she knows any Muslims. acc to wiki: “Oates was born in Lockport, New York. She is the oldest of three children of Carolina (née Bush), a homemaker of Hungarian descent,[7][8] and Frederic James Oates, a tool and die designer.[7][9] She was raised Catholic, but is now an atheist.[10] Her brother, Fred Jr., was born in 1943, and her sister, Lynn Ann,… Read more »

I just did a quick search on rape rates in Egypt and came up with this: http://www.indexmundi.com/blog/index.php/2012/12/19/rape-statistics-by-country/ The UN Office on Drugs and Crime compiles rape statistics from countries around the world. We used their most recent numbers to create the map displayed above, which shows the number of rapes reported to police per 100,000 inhabitants. According to the UN data, the country with the highest rate of reported rapes is Botswana (92.9), while the… Read more »

JCO writes an incredible number of books each year, She needs to get out more.

i just tweeted her and asked if she thought it was ‘natural’ to ascribe the torture of children to judaism http://mondoweiss.net/2013/06/committee-accused-torture.html

Popeye would be shocked as to what olive has become.