Salman Rushdie holds up a copy of his book ‘The Satanic Verses’ at the Freedom Forum in Arlington, Virginia in March 1992 [File: AP Photo/Ron Edmonds]

Who still remembers, or cares to remember, or cares at all about the “Salman Rushdie affair”?    

Thirty years ago, on Valentine’s Day, February 14, 1989, the late Ayatollah Khomeini, then the supreme leader of Iran, issued a religious decree, a fatwa, condemning the British Indian novelist

Read More At Article Source | Article Attribution