Saudi mobilizes Interpol for sharia blasphemy prosecution

At what point does Saudi Arabia become treated as the pariah state they are? Saudi Arabia whose official faith is a strict form of Islam known as Wahabism, has bestowed upon the world some of the worst terrorism mankind has ever seen.  Sharia, in all its seventh century glory, reins supreme to this day. Beheadings, amputations, stoning, floggings, all punishments handed down by the Koran, are done in the public square, with crimes as blasphemy, apostasy, rape and murder on par with witchcraft, homosexuality and the simple act of being a woman in public without an escort.  But the world turns a blind eye to this disgusting behavior over oil, again. In December Prince Alwaleed bin Talal bought a stake in Twitter for 300 million. Alwaleed, a nephew of Saudi Arabia's king who was estimated by Forbes magazine this year to have a fortune of over 19 billion, already owns a 7 percent stake in News Corp and plans to start a cable news channel.  Twitter, which allows people to...(Read Full Post)