Salman Rushdie condemns attack on Charlie Hebdo

English PEN condemns today’s shootings at the offices of satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo as a shocking assault on press freedom and free speech. Writer and PEN Pinter Prize winner Salman Rushdie has issued the following statement about the horrifying events in Paris "Religion, a mediaeval form of unreason, when combined with modern weaponry becomes a real threat to … Continue reading Salman Rushdie condemns attack on Charlie Hebdo