My name is Fred and I am a gay conservative living in Ottawa. This blog supports limited government, the right of the State of Israel to live in peace and security, and tries to expose the threat to us all from cultural relativism, post-modernism, and radical Islam. I am also the founder of the Free Thinking Film Society in Ottawa (

Friday, May 27, 2005

Let's hope the Lebanese force Hezbollah to disarm..

It's time for the Lebanese to do what's right.
Syria's withdrawal from Lebanon in compliance with a U.N. Security Council resolution has led to growing support for the second part of the resolution — a demand that the Hezbollah militia give up its arms.

With parliamentary elections to begin this weekend, both politicians and citizens are questioning whether Hezbollah should be left with the sole responsibility for 'resistance' against Israel.

"We can't let Hezbollah decide alone whether there will be peace or war in Lebanon. They have to consult with the other Lebanese factions," said Massoud Ashkar, a 47-year old Christian businessman.