Saturday, February 05, 2011

Suppression of archaeological sites in Saudi Arabia

Google Earth uncovers archaeological sites in Egypt, which the clerics try to suppress
Thus, news of the existence of these sites in Saudi Arabia is a double-edged sword: it opens them up for research and discovery, or pious destruction. Of course, it never seems to occur to clerics who order such suppression and destruction that their paranoia is a sign of weakness. They cast their own faith as fragile and flimsy -- a house of cards that would topple over in a gentle breeze -- and they give the appearance of having something to hide.
Read the story at Jihad Watch.

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