The Political Persecution of Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff
by Ned May
December 1, 2011
Editor's note: The following is the second installment of a series of articles following activist Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff's battle against her own government, as they proceed to prosecute her for disseminating the truth about Islam. To read Part I, click here.
Just before Christmas, an article about Elisabeth appeared in Wienerin, a glossy Austrian magazine similar to Vanity Fair. Some translated excerpts:
She is said to have incited hate against Muslims, and is before the court on a charge of incitement. But even a conviction will not silence Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff. S. M. Steinitz accompanied the new figurehead of the Islam critics to Copenhagen. And witnessed how Sabaditsch-Wolff made her trial a manifesto — and gained in political influence.
The prosecutor apparently did not consider it necessary to prepare for the trial. No, he said, he had no questions for the defendant. The tape recording of her comments, the basis for the charge against Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff, 39, he had only heard "in excerpts." On this tape, covertly recorded by a reporter in the fall of 2009, can be heard how Sabaditsch-Wolff — during her seminar "The Fundamentals of Islam" — says to a participant, among other things, "Cardinals rape in spite of their religion. Muslims rape because of their religion." Sponsor of the seminar: the Freedom Education Institute. A charge was laid after a report appeared in the weekly magazine, NEWS.
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