This was one thing Ben didn’t seem to grasp.
Arguing the flaws of an organized religion is NOT RACISM.
Sam Harris is right; Islam is not a race, it’s a creed. And like all other creeds, Islam is fair game and is not immune to criticism.
Bill Maher was lucky to have Sam Harris there with him to fend off Affleck’s off key rants. To spread a little reason into the dialogue instead of replying to rant with a rant.