Witch-Hunter of the Day: Daniel Pipes

MAY 2, 2008

Self-appointed Arab witch-hunter, Daniel Pipes organized the right-wing attack machine against Debbie Almontaser, principal of the Kalill Gibran International Academy in New York, which has 60% Arab students.  She was ultimately fired by the city based on zero evidence.   In a very patriotic test of democracy vs. fascism, democracy has lost.  Joseph McCarthy and his blacklisters have won . . .  and have a new set of Pipes.   Here's the piece in the Times last Sunday.