Regressive Left – Definition & History

References and links in order of appearance;

Rubin, Dave (1 August 2015). “Gad Saad” Rubin Report. Retrieved 23 October 2016. <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k6yNBSxQ_tE&index=54&list=PLEbhOtC9klbBR3q4AO9AdVjeC9r5RyZFP>

Nawaz, Maajid (2012). Radical: My Journey out of Islamist Extremism. WH Allen. p. 210. ISBN 9781448131617. Retrieved 1 January 2016.

Nawaz, Maajid. Tweet; “The Regressive Left’s betrayal of liberal Muslim reformers (especially reforming women) will not be forgotten. History is not on your side.” 23 Dec 2013. Web. 31 Oct 2016. <https://twitter.com/MaajidNawaz/status/415141973301800960?lang=en>

Harris, Sam. “The End of Liberalism?.” Sam Harris – the Blog. 19 Sep 2006. Web. 16 Apr 2006. <http://www.samharris.org/blog/item/the-end-of-liberalism>.

“Real Time with Bill Maher: Ben Affleck, Sam Harris and Bill Maher Debate Radical Islam (HBO)”. Real Time with Bill Maher. HBO. 2 October 2014. Retrieved 16 April 2016. <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vln9D81eO60>

Or see;

http://www.hbo.com/real-time-with-bill-maher/episodes/12/331-episode/video/october-3-2014-ben-affleck-sam-harris-and-bill-maher-debate-radical-islam-.html?autoplay=true

Charlotte, A. (2014, October 8). Los Angeles Times. Ben Affleck vs. Bill Maher: Who’s the real liberal when defining Islam? – LA Times. Retrieved October 22, 2016, from http://www.latimes.com/opinion/opinion-la/la-ol-bill-maher-ben-affleck-islam-20141008-story.html

Child, B. (2014, October 7). Ben Affleck: Sam Harris and Bill Maher ‘racist’ and ‘gross’ in views of Islam. The Guardian. Retrieved October 23, 2016, from https://www.theguardian.com/film/2014/oct/06/ben-affleck-bill-maher-sam-harris-islam-racist

Goodman, H. (2014, October 6). Why Ben Affleck Is Right, Bill Maher Is Wrong, And Sam Harris Is Jaded About Islam. Huffington Post. Retrieved October 22, 2016, from http://www.huffingtonpost.com/h-a-goodman/why-ben-affleck-is-right_b_5938270.html

Aslan, R. (2014, October 8). Bill Maher Isn’t the Only One Who Misunderstands Religion. New York Times . Retrieved October 22, 2016, from http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/09/opinion/bill-maher-isnt-the-only-one-who-misunderstands-religion.html?_r=0

Kristoff, N. (2014, October 8). The Diversity of Islam. New York Times. Retrieved October 22, 2016, from http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/09/opinion/nicholas-kristof-the-diversity-of-islam.html

Beinart, Peter. (2014, October 9). “Bill Maher’s Dangerous Critique of Islam.” Atlantic. Retrived October 22, 2016 <http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2014/10/bill-maher-dangerous-critique-of-islam-ben-affleck/381266/&gt;.

Uygur , Cenk. (2014, October 6) “Ben Affleck Angrily Defends Islam Against Bill Maher/Sam Harris .” Youtube. Web. 19 Apr 2016. <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EN52CP2_F0U&gt;.

Uygur, Cenk. (2014, October 13) “Clearing Up the Record on Sam Harris.” Youtube. Web. 19 Oct 2016. <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aro7pxyKy1Q&gt;. (127,000+ views)

Rubin, Dave (1 August 2015). “Gad Saad” Rubin Report. Retrieved 23 October 2016. <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k6yNBSxQ_tE&index=54&list=PLEbhOtC9klbBR3q4AO9AdVjeC9r5RyZFP>

Nawaz, Maajid (8 August 2015). “The British Left’s Hypocritical Embrace of Islamism”. The Daily Beast. Retrieved 23 November 2015. http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/08/08/the-british-left-s-hypocritical-embrace-of-islamism.html

Rubin, Dave (10 September 2015). “Sam Harris and Dave Rubin Talk Religion, Politics, Free Speech” Rubin Report. Retrieved 23 October 2016. <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQqxlzHJrU0>

Greenwald, G. (3 April 2013). The Guardian. Sam Harris, the New Atheists, and anti-Muslim animus | Glenn Greenwald | Opinion | The Guardian. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from <http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/apr/03/sam-harris-muslim-animus>

Antitheist, J. (2016, November 15). What You Should Know About Islam . Justin Antitheist. Retrieved November 15, 2016, from <http://justinantitheist.wordpress.com/2016/11/16/what-you-should-know-about-islam/>

Uygur, Yuger. (2014, October 13). Youtube. Reza Aslan – Bigotry, Fundamentalism and Neo-Atheism in the Media – YouTube. Retrieved October 23, 2016, from <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7F-SiZt0amg>

Gabreyes, R. (2014, October 15). Huffington Post. Reza Aslan: Bill Maher ‘Comes From A Place Of Complete Amateurness’ On Religion, But He’s Not A ‘Bigot’. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from <http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/10/15/reza-aslan-bill-maher-religion_n_5992594.html>

Gelinas, N. (2015, January 18). New York Post. Blaming the victim — Charlie Hebdo & free speech. Retrieved October 23, 2016, from <http://nypost.com/2015/01/18/blaming-the-victim-charlie-hebdo-free-speech/>

Nebo, S. (2015, January 08). Patheos. Victim Blaming and Charlie Hebdo. Retrieved October 22, 2016, from Gelinas, N. (2015, January 18). New York Post. Blaming the victim — Charlie Hebdo & free speech. Retrieved October 23, 2016, from <http://nypost.com/2015/01/18/blaming-the-victim-charlie-hebdo-free-speech/>

(2015, January 8). Media Guido. Buzzfeed Writer “Regrets” Charlie Hebdo Victim-Blaming. Retrieved October 22, 2016, from <http://order-order.com/2015/01/08/buzzfeed-writer-regrets-charlie-hebdo-victim-blaming/>

Datoo, S. (2011, February 25). Muslim News. Don’t let Charlie Hebdo be seen as a victim. Retrieved October 23, 2016, from <http://archive.muslimnews.co.uk/paper/index.php?article=5607>

Cole, T. (2015, January 9). New Yorker . Unmournable Bodies. Retrieved October 23, 2016, from <http://www.newyorker.com/culture/cultural-comment/unmournable-bodies>

Cumley, B. (2011, November 20). Time. Firebombed French Paper Is No Free Speech Martyr. Retrieved September 23, 2016, from <http://world.time.com/2011/11/02/firebombed-french-paper-a-victim-of-islamistsor-its-own-obnoxious-islamophobia/>

Donahue, B. (2015, January 7). Catholic League. Muslims are Right to be Angry. Retrieved October 23, 2016, from <http://www.catholicleague.org/muslims-right-angry/>

M, C. (2015, January 7). Hooded Utilitarian. In the Wake of Charlie Hebdo, Free Speech Does Not Mean Freedom From Criticism. Retrieved September 23, 2016, from <http://www.hoodedutilitarian.com/2015/01/in-the-wake-of-charlie-hebdo-free-speech-does-not-mean-freedom-from-criticism/>

Smith, L. (2015, January 10). Huffington Post. The Attack On Charlie Hebdo Was A Symbolic Tragedy So Quit Trying To Change The Subject. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from <http://www.huffingtonpost.com/liam-smith/the-attack-on-charlie-heb_b_6448818.html>

Frum, D. (2015, April 13). Atlantic. Why Garry Trudeau Is Wrong About Charlie Hebdo. Retrieved October 22, 2016, from <http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/04/why-garry-trudeau-is-wrong-about-charlie-hebdo/390336/>

Nawaz, M. (2015, September 20). The Daily Beast. Don’t Call Me ‘Porch Monkey’ . Retrieved October 22, 2016, from <http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/09/21/don-t-call-me-porch-monkey.html>

Beck, C. (2015, October 13). Splice Today. Intercept Writer Calls Maajid Nawaz a Porch Monkey. Retrieved October 23, 2016, from <http://www.splicetoday.com/politics-and-media/intercept-writer-calls-maajid-nawaz-a-porch-monkey>

Rubin, Dave (2 October 2015). “Maajid Nawaz and Dave Rubin Discuss the Regressive Left and Political Correctness”. Rubin Report. Retrieved 3 January 2016.

“Real Time with Bill Maher: Richard Dawkins – Regressive Leftists (HBO)”. Real Time with Bill Maher. HBO. 2 October 2015. Retrieved 23 November 2015. <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LvvQJ_zsL1U>

Kingkade, Tyler. “Richard Dawkins: College Students Are Betraying The Free Speech Movement.” Huffington Post . 3 Oct 2015. Web. 16 Apr 2016. <http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/richard-dawkins-free-speech_us_561038c4e4b0af3706e11397>.

Kullinski, K. (2015, October 5). YouTube. Bill Maher & Richard Dawkins Discuss The ‘Regressive Left’ – YouTube. Retrieved October 23, 2016, from <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aAGP0p5S0bY>

Maajid, N., & Harris , S. (2015). The Betrayal of Liberalism. Islam and the Future of Tolerance (pp. 49-5). Harvard.

Stewart, B. (2015, October 7). National Review. A Liberal Atheist and a Liberal Muslim Discuss the Problems of Contemporary Islam. Retrieved October 23, 2016, from <http://www.nationalreview.com/article/425169/liberal-atheist-and-liberal-muslim-discuss-problems-contemporary-islam-brian-stewart>

Rubin, Dave (10 October 2015). “Milo Yiannopoulos and Dave Rubin: Gamergate, Feminism, Atheism, Gay Rights” Rubin Report. Retrieved 31 October 2016.

“Maajid Nawaz & Sam Harris: Islam and the Future of Tolerance.” (The Last Word With Lawrence O’Donnell). 15 Oct 2015. Web. 17 Apr 2016. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sXAP1VWziwI>.

Kulinksi, K. (17 October 2015). YouTube. Sam Harris On Progressivism, Torture, Religion & Foreign Policy. Retrieved October 22, 2016, from <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CYUPr6cH294>

Bennett, Bo & Kim Ellington (4 November 2015). “The Humanist Hour #175: The “Regressive Left” and Safe Spaces, with Dr. Peter Boghossian.” The Humanist . 4 Nov 2015. Web. 17 Apr 2016. <http://thehumanist.com/multimedia/podcast/the-humanist-hour-175-the-regressive-left-and-safe-spaces-with-dr-peter-boghossian>

(2015, November 18). Youtube. Religious Tolerance Shouldn’t Mean Accepting Lower Moral Standards . Retrieved October 22, , from <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q2s_n6St1OI>

(2016, January 8). Youtube. Does Radical Islam and Harry Potter Have This in Common?. Retrieved October 22, 2016, from <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6BQWqFyRpFQ>

Maajid, N. (2016). Radical: My Journey out of Islamist Extremism (2 ed.). Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield.

Cullen, D. (12 August 2016). Youtube. College Student Letter From Inside the Belly of the Beast. Retrieved October 22, 2016, from <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v9v2P-munBY>

Cullen, D. (14 October 2016). Youtube. Social Justice Emails From Inside the Belly of the Beast. Retrieved October 22, 2016, from <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0WoKnIBLwXA>

Cullen, D. (15 August 2016). Youtube. More Letters from Students in Social Justice Courses. Retrieved October 22, 2016, from <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iSg3U3yEb1s>

Rubin, Dave (26 February 2016). “Gad Saad and Dave Rubin: Academics, Free Speech, Atheism and Religion” Rubin Report. Retrieved 31 October 2016, from <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jq1utGg0PUY>

Antitheist, J. (2016, November 15). What You Should Know About Islam . Justin Antitheist. Retrieved November 15, 2016, from <https://justinantitheistsite.wordpress.com/2017/02/27/everybody-draw-muhammad-day-2015-what-you-should-know-about-islam/>

Also see;

(2013, July 29). YouTube. Fox News Host’s Brain Shuts Down While Interviewing Religion Scholar Reza Aslan – YouTube. Retrieved October 23, 2016, from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bbi2P1cKk9M

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