Muslim extremists are focusing on the West. That’s the background idea in many conversations. That’s not right.
Scapegoating – I’m talking about blaming an entire group of people for the acts of a few of the members in the group. Muslims and Mexicans have been recently used as scapegoats. Two problems in the US are acts of terrorism and weakness in the economy. It’s convenient to blame the problems on Muslims and…
We have to stem the easy conversion of Muslims born or raised in America and Europe from turning to terrorism. I call it
“Whenever I am overwhelmed, I look for another ball to throw in the air.”
Have you noticed that ISIS is basically a Sunni state? The rump of Iraq that remains is a Shia state, while the Kurds effectively have a state in the north. Sectarian/religious fighting, a la India’s partition in the late ’40s, is occurring with ethnic cleansing by genocide and migration.
This makes the terrorists a useful ally in sitting Arab governments. These governments fear that the economic frustration will be focused against them.
A law that is ignored by presidents, unenforced by Congress, and left fallow by the Supreme Court
I was wondering – how much freedom do the former countries of the USSR have now?