Ayaan Hirsi

Spinning a yarn

There is great temptation to indulge in school-yard taunts of ‘liar, liar, pants on fire’, but a more restrained and nuanced response is appropriate in view of the overwhelming gullibility of the many western rent-a-crowd for a just cause mob. Media pundits – the sozzled Christopher Hitchens, myopic Melanie Phillips and Nick ‘don’t let facts…