Voice from the Commonwealth Commentary, World Views and Occasional Rants from a small 'l' libertarian in Massachussetts
"If ye love wealth greater than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest for freedom, go home and leave us in peace. We seek not your council nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you, and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen." - Samuel Adams
Praise for Voice
"A smart fellow...I do like, recommend and learn from Barbera's blog." -Roger L. Simon
"Your blog is bullshit"- anonymous angry French reader.
Here is something to chew on. I just found it so haven't had a chance to read it all yet. But it is an article by Khaled Abou el Fadl, who may be one of the greatest Islamic Law scholars in the world. Mostly because he is a true moderate hwo must defend his position against all comers. Anyway it is titled Islam and the Challenge of Democracy. Read and discuss.
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