Hagel: Pro-Iran, anti-Israel. Brennan: Muslim Brotherhood jihad apologist. Kerry: dunce. And now this. “Obama to Nominate Sharia Supporter, Illegal Immigrant Advocate as Labor Secretary,” by Matthew Vadum at the American Thinker, March 12:
Perez is apparently in favor of Saudi-style anti-blasphemy laws. Â In Saudi Arabia and other Islamic countries offenders can be condemned to death merely for insulting Islam.
Amazingly, at a congressional hearing last year, Perez pointedly declined to rule out bringing such laws to the United States.Â At the July 27, 2012, meeting of the House Judiciary Committee’s subcommittee on the Constitution, Perez refused to say whether he would uphold the religious speech protections in the First Amendment in the future.
“Will you tell us … that this administration’s Department of Justice will never entertain or advance a proposal that criminalizes speech against any religion?” Congressman Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) asked four times to no avail.
Perez, like so many Obama administration officials, believes that America is a seething hotbed of “Islamophobia,” filled with ignorant racist rubes who irrationally fear the Muslim religion.Â He has worked with hardcore Islamist groups such as the terrorist-linked Islamic Society of North America and applauded Islamists for lobbying against airline security measures….