The Dongola Times

(Anachronistic) Dispatches from the Kingdom of Makuria.
16th of June, 2014


There is one thing wrong with both these stories, still evident even when you censor the names, and it is neither the scale of killing nor for that matter the politics.

1,700 executed.

48 killed, caught at soccer (again).

I could increase your ennuie by several orders of magnitude, by including Nigeria and the rest of the Muslim World. But why bother? We all know what is wrong with both those stories: Islam.
Not so much a point-of-view as a view-of-point.