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The War on Terror at Five--Steven Emerson assesses who's winning–and why.
FrontPageMagazine.com ^ | August 22, 2006 | Bill Steigerwald

Posted on 08/22/2006 7:26:46 AM PDT by SJackson

With British Muslims hatching plots to blow up airplanes with liquid explosives and our all-out war on terrorism nearing its fifth anniversary, it's a good time to check in with Steven Emerson.

Emerson, whose prescient warnings about militant Islamic activities in the United States in the late 1990s and in May of 2001 went unheeded, is an award-winning investigative journalist and international terrorism expert. I talked to him Wednesday, Aug. 16 by telephone from his offices in Washington, where he is director of the Investigative Project on Terrorism:

Q: How is the war against terrorism going in the United States?
A: I think it's going pretty well, insofar as the FBI and other law-enforcement agencies have interdicted various operations and infiltrated terrorist groups. It's taken a while -- close to five years -- but we've not been hit and most of the cases that have been brought have shown the ability of the FBI to get on the inside of these groups.

Q: Is that what we are doing most right?
A: Intelligence collection is the bottom line in any successful campaign against terrorism. There's no doubt the government is getting better at collecting that intelligence that comes from the inside of these groups.

Q: What is your major criticism of the war against terrorism?
A: In general, I'm a bit concerned about the degree to which there is a legitimization of radical Islamic groups that operate under a false veneer as either civil rights groups or advocacy groups. I think that undermines legitimate moderates in the Muslim community.

Q: That's one of the complaints you made when I talked to you in 2004.
A: There's still a bureaucratic impulse to engage in the "Kumbaya" dance and embrace groups that should not be legitimized.

Q: What do you make of the foiled plot in Britain? Was it the real deal?
A: Everything I've been told is that it was the real deal. Still, we don't know the particulars until those who were picked up are arraigned. But everybody I've spoken to says it was real.

Q: Looking back over the past five years, what can you say about the way American Muslims -- in general -- have acquitted themselves in the war on terror?
A: I think that there's still a problem with the institutional leadership of the Muslim community that is tethered to an agenda that is not moderate. These Islamic groups and leaders have condemned or criticized virtually every counterterrorist operation that is carried out by the U.S. government. These groups continue to portray the war on terrorism as a war against Islam, which can cause incitement. So I think there is still a major problem regarding the agenda of the people who control these Muslim organizations.

Q: In Britain they seem to have a problem with homegrown terrorist cells, but in America we don't seem to have that problem.
A: Well, we've had cells in Lackawanna, cells in Seattle, cells in Florida, cells in Toledo. We haven't seen the sophistication of the cells as we've seen in Canada and Britain. Also, the U.S. is much more aggressive in interrupting cells before they actually get operational. Other countries allow them more string.

Q: To what do you attribute the fact that there has been no act of terrorism in the United States since 9/11?
A: It's a combination of things. A combination of good police work -- at all levels. There are aggressive efforts overseas to take out terrorist groups. There's deterrence. And there's good luck.

Q: Some people contend that we are wasting resources on security for political purposes, that we're unnecessarily scaring the populace about terrorism and generally exaggerating the threat of terrorism here. Do you think any of those criticisms are valid?
A: No. I don't think those are valid criticisms.

Q: Is the war on Islamic terrorism winnable or is it going to be with us forever?
A: I think ultimately it is winnable. But it's going to be a long time before there is a victory declared. There are different bouts and rounds, but it's not going to be like it is in the movies. The end is just not going to be that way. We're going to need to see more efforts within the Muslim world to reform itself.

Q: In 2002, you told me we'll know we've won the war against Islamic terrorism "when we see the appearance of many Muslim comedians."
A: Yeah, well, that's still true. There are some Muslim comedians. But I don't know that we're going to know we're at the end of the war until we go through a sufficient period of time when we don't see groups like Hezbollah or Hamas. They have not spent their popularity and it's going to be decades before that happens.

Q: James Fallows in The Atlantic Monthly contends that al-Qaida has been broken up, defeated and reduced in prestige and that we'd be better off if we declared that we have won the war on terror against al-Qaida and concentrate on homeland security and diplomacy.
A: I agree with him that al-Qaida has been hurt and degraded but al-Qaida's legacy is still around in terms of radical Islamic groups trying to carry out operations, whether that be in London or Canada or the U.S. No. 2, there's a commonality to all the militant Islamic groups from Hamas to Hezbollah to al-Qaida insofar as they all believe in the hegemony of Islam in their respective arenas. That's not dissipated, so we shouldn't prematurely declare victory.

Q: Attorney General Alberto Gonzales was in town this week and he said he thought we are safer than at any time since 9/11. Do you agree?
A: I think we are safer. That's absolutely true, but we're not safe yet. I think that's a very apt and correct assessment.

Q: And the way to continue to stay safe is ...
A: To continue to collect intelligence, to be one step ahead of the bad guys. It's easier said than done, but we -- we being the West -- are showing good examples of penetrating terrorist groups


TOPICS: Editorial; Foreign Affairs; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: wot

1 posted on 08/22/2006 7:26:48 AM PDT by SJackson
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To: SJackson

What year was his documentary done? 1993? 1994?


2 posted on 08/22/2006 7:30:01 AM PDT by P-40 (Al Qaeda was working in Iraq. They were just undocumented.)
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To: SJackson
This map was published by Steve in 2002.  More Mosque's have moved in across the United States since.


4 posted on 08/22/2006 7:36:05 AM PDT by SheLion ("If you're legal, you can fly with the Eagle!" - Michael Anthony)
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To: SJackson

Q: Is that what we are doing most right?
A: Intelligence collection is the bottom line in any successful campaign against terrorism. There's no doubt the government is getting better at collecting that intelligence that comes from the inside of these groups.


(Muslim) Informants in American Service
The Strategy Page ^ | June 4, 2006 | The Strategy Page

http://freerepublic.com/focus/news/1643576/posts
Posted on 06/05/2006 7:56:30 AM CDT by Little Ray


A recent terrorist trial, and conviction, of an Islamic terrorists in New York City brought out the extent to which police have infiltrated Moslem communities in order to uncover terrorist plots. While most of this counter-terrorist activity within Moslem communities is kept secret, enough information has leaked out to make it clear that it's no accident that the United States has not suffered another terrorist attack since September 11, 2001.

There is an extensive informant network within Moslem communities all over the United States. The FBI was pleasantly surprised right after September 11, 2001, by the number of calls they got from American Moslems, reporting suspicious events in their communities, or volunteering to keep an eye on things. It turned out that there was a substantial number of American Moslems, most of them recent immigrants (legal and illegal) that were pro al Qaeda. These attitudes had been causing distress among American Moslems since the 1990s.
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5 posted on 08/22/2006 7:37:15 AM PDT by Valin (http://www.irey.com/)
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To: SJackson

As I said to my son on 9/11 just after the Pentagon had been hit...'this will be a forever war. The bad guys are everywhere. You cannot negotiate with people who have no regard for their own lives. You can only have peace if both sides want it. They don't want peace so we will have to kill them all'. Such a sad state of affairs. I pray every night for our troops, our leaders and our country.


6 posted on 08/22/2006 7:39:51 AM PDT by originalbuckeye
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To: SJackson

Q: James Fallows in The Atlantic Monthly

If you get a chance to read this piece I'd recomend it. It's in the Sept. issue.

As a plus there's a great piece by Robert D Kaplan "Hunting the Tailiban in Las Vegas", about the Predator UAVs.


7 posted on 08/22/2006 7:43:52 AM PDT by Valin (http://www.irey.com/)
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To: originalbuckeye

"You cannot negotiate with people who have no regard for their own lives."

Well said, and completely true. I hope one day the left will realize this.


8 posted on 08/22/2006 7:44:48 AM PDT by brownsfan (It's not a war on terror... it's a war with islam.)
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To: dennisw; Cachelot; Nix 2; veronica; Catspaw; knighthawk; Alouette; Optimist; weikel; Lent; GregB; ..
If you'd like to be on this middle east/political ping list, please FR mail me.

High volume. Articles on Israel can also be found by clicking on the Topic or Keyword Israel. also

2006israelwar or WOT

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9 posted on 08/22/2006 7:47:14 AM PDT by SJackson (The Pilgrims—Doing the jobs Native Americans wouldn't do!)
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To: SJackson

Q: To what do you attribute the fact that there has been NO ACT OF TERRORISM in the United States since 9/11?
A: It's a combination of things. A combination of good police work -- at all levels. There are aggressive efforts overseas to take out terrorist groups. There's deterrence. And there's good luck.

Great, keep repeating that lie.

Forgot about the Beltway Snipers so soon?

From this article:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2006/05/25/wsnipe25.xml&sSheet=/news/2006/05/25/ixnews.html

Malvo testified that Muhammad, driven by hatred of America because of its "slavery, hypocrisy and foreign policy" and his belief that "the white man is the devil", planned to kill six whites a day for 30 days.

Malvo alleged that Muhammad had said: "We are going to go to the Washington DC area and we are going to terrorise these people."

They then intended to move to Baltimore for stage two of their campaign, to shoot a policeman and then blow up explosives at his funeral.

More explosives would target the ambulances that would then rush to the funeral. Another plan to kill three busloads of schoolchildren was thwarted because the pair were arrested when Malvo fell asleep while keeping watch at a Maryland petrol station.

Muhammad's ultimate plan, Malvo testified, was to indoctrinate 140 young homeless men at a Canada compound who would "shut things down" in cities across America, unless they received £5 million.

From the Patriot Act:

SEC. 802. DEFINITION OF DOMESTIC TERRORISM.
(a) DOMESTIC TERRORISM DEFINED- Section 2331 of title 18, United States Code, is amended--
(1) in paragraph (1)(B)(iii), by striking `by assassination or kidnapping' and inserting `by mass destruction, assassination, or kidnapping';
(2) in paragraph (3), by striking `and';
(3) in paragraph (4), by striking the period at the end and inserting `; and'; and
(4) by adding at the end the following:
`(5) the term `domestic terrorism' means activities that--
`(A) involve acts dangerous to human life that are a violation of the criminal laws of the United States or of any State;
`(B) appear to be intended--
`(i) to intimidate or coerce a civilian population;
`(ii) to influence the policy of a government by intimidation or coercion; or
`(iii) to affect the conduct of a government by mass destruction, assassination, or kidnapping; and
`(C) occur primarily within the territorial jurisdiction of the United States.'.
(b) CONFORMING AMENDMENT- Section 3077(1) of title 18, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:
`(1) `act of terrorism' means an act of domestic or international terrorism as defined in section 2331;'.


10 posted on 08/22/2006 7:51:02 AM PDT by Marius3188 (Happy Resurrection Weekend)
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To: SJackson

"Q: What is your major criticism of the war against terrorism?
A: In general, I'm a bit concerned about the degree to which there is a legitimization of radical Islamic groups that operate under a false veneer as either civil rights groups or advocacy groups. I think that undermines legitimate moderates in the Muslim community.

Q: That's one of the complaints you made when I talked to you in 2004.
A: There's still a bureaucratic impulse to engage in the "Kumbaya" dance and embrace groups that should not be legitimized."

Exactly.
And the former pres. of Iran, Khatami, should not be legitimized either by allowing him to come here next month and spread his lies and propaganda.......

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1687907/posts


11 posted on 08/22/2006 7:54:38 AM PDT by nuconvert ([there's a lot of bad people in the pistachio business])
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To: SJackson
We're going to need to see more efforts within the Muslim world to reform itself.

Amen to that.

12 posted on 08/22/2006 7:56:04 AM PDT by Michael.SF.
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To: originalbuckeye
"They don't want peace so we will have to kill them all'.

The sooner we start the sooner it will be over.

13 posted on 08/22/2006 8:12:02 AM PDT by Eagles Talon IV
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To: SJackson
In general, I'm a bit concerned about the degree to which there is a legitimization of radical Islamic groups that operate under a false veneer as either civil rights groups or advocacy groups. I think that undermines legitimate moderates in the Muslim community.

Let's pin the tail on CAIR, AKA The Brotherhood, a group with a goal of extending Sharia law over the rest of the world.
14 posted on 08/22/2006 8:13:58 AM PDT by GarySpFc (Jesus on Immigration, John 10:1)
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To: GarySpFc; SJackson; nuconvert; originalbuckeye; Cindy; Eurotwit; NormsRevenge; Grampa Dave; ...
Let's pin the tail on CAIR, AKA The Brotherhood, a group with a goal of extending Sharia law over the rest of the world.

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Europe especially is the next target

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Thanks for the opening to get this info from the Blogosphere posted on FreeRepublic:

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From the CounterTerrorism Blog:

Islamists Have a Plan, We do Not
By Douglas Farah

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Europe has become the focal point for recruitment and expansion for several strands of Islamist thought and activity, from the Muslim Brotherhood to salafists fighting in Iraq and recruiting for Afghanistan. There is some tension between and among these groups, but what these groups have in common is a clear sense of what they are doing and why.

Perhaps the most interesting move, and one with long-term implications, is the (largely successful) efforts by these groups to buy large amounts of real estate, territory that effectively becomes "Muslim" land once it is in the hands of Islamist groups. Some groups are signing agreements to guarantee that they will only sell the land to other Muslims.

The Brotherhood, particularly, is active in investments in properties and businesses across Europe, laying the groundwork for the future network that will be able to react rapidly and with great flexibility in case of another attempted crackdown on the group's financial structure. My full blog is here.


15 posted on 08/22/2006 9:20:46 AM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach (History is soon Forgotten,)
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To: SheLion
On my 2004 vacation trip, my motorhome was repaired at a radiator shop right across the street from a mosque in Gallup, NM. They had erected a portable chain link fence all the way around it, but it had still been run into and crushed... The expensive cars that came to one of their "prayer meetings" really shocked me!!!

I was glad to be leaving with my new water pump and heading for home... not too awfully far from Lodi... (snort!)

16 posted on 08/22/2006 10:46:41 AM PDT by SierraWasp (I'm voting on everything except CA Governor this year cause there's NOTHING to vote "for"!!!)
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To: SierraWasp
On my 2004 vacation trip, my motorhome was repaired at a radiator shop right across the street from a mosque in Gallup, NM. They had erected a portable chain link fence all the way around it, but it had still been run into and crushed... The expensive cars that came to one of their "prayer meetings" really shocked me!!!

Oh yes.  They sure are one rich bunch and they live large!  They want for nothing.

17 posted on 08/22/2006 10:48:50 AM PDT by SheLion ("If you're legal, you can fly with the Eagle!" - Michael Anthony)
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To: SheLion; Ernest_at_the_Beach
Do you think it's because Ronald Reagan effectively killed off the USSR that now the Musler world has turned it's sights on the USSA as the big infidel?

Seems we'll be longing for the return of the "Cold War," if this neverending religious war begins to wear on our nerves!!!

18 posted on 08/22/2006 10:54:40 AM PDT by SierraWasp (I'm voting on everything except CA Governor this year cause there's NOTHING to vote "for"!!!)
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To: SierraWasp
Do you think it's because Ronald Reagan effectively killed off the USSR that now the Musler world has turned it's sights on the USSA as the big infidel?

Really, I don't know.  I didn't start to get into politics until Klintoon became President.

But the Mosque's are here to stay and I know they aren't all bad, but when the terrorists come across our borders, they have to find a place for shelter.  What better place then in their own Mosque's?  Every family has their black sheep you know.

19 posted on 08/22/2006 11:01:38 AM PDT by SheLion ("If you're legal, you can fly with the Eagle!" - Michael Anthony)
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To: SheLion
"I know they aren't all bad, but when the terrorists come across our borders, they have to find a place for shelter. What better place then in their own Mosque's? Every family has their black sheep you know."

Well now, wait a minute! Don't try to manufacture a moral equivalence between a typical family's "blacksheep" and one of these mass murderous Muslers for Pete's sake!

Even Muslims that "aren't bad" will allow someone to stay overnight, or even longer in their mosque without questioning too strongly what their recent activities have been. The "blacksheep" you lightly refer to could have their hands drenched with blood and no one would be the wiser!!!

You should probably stop thinking in terms of "conventional wisdom." It doesn't work anymore!!!

20 posted on 08/22/2006 11:39:11 AM PDT by SierraWasp (I'm voting on everything except CA Governor this year cause there's NOTHING to vote "for"!!!)
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To: SheLion; SierraWasp
I was just over reading this,...fascinating:

Bin Laden's Former Girlfriend Reveals Shocking Details in New Book

*************************AN EXCERPT *******************************

That's what we're learning from , the Sudanese poet and novelist whose new book "Diary of a Lost Girl" draws on her experiences as one of bid Laden's girlfriends. Actually she says she was bin Laden's sex slave for a while.

21 posted on 08/22/2006 12:28:47 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach (History is soon Forgotten,)
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To: All
More:

ARAB MEDIA calls Kola Boof "A HOAX"

Arab Propoganda Slanders KOLA BOOF | Black Woman--The Kola Boof Hoax | Death Threats for Queen Kola

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David Hoile, mouthpiece for the European-Sudanese Public Affairs Council (ESPAC)...which is well known in Europe as the Public Relations Arm of Sudan's terrorist Arab Muslim government headed by President Al Bashir...has stepped up a vicious Slander campaign against Sudanese-born American novelist and anti-Slavery activist Kola Boof...calling Boof's stories about slavery "A HOAX".

THE SILENCING OF KOLA BOOF...


ON January 7th, 2003..THE NEW YORK POST (and newspapers around the world) reported that Kola Boof's publisher in Morocco had been firebombed by radical Muslim youths calling themselves "Dragons of the Jihad". This act of terrorism caused Russom Damba, Boof's publisher, to not only drop her from his imprint...but to immediately classify her bestselling and controversial book "Long Train to the Redeeming Sin: Stories About African Women"...OUT OF PRINT!

DEATH THREATS


But this terrorist act against the freedom fighter and African womanist writer is not a surprise in the least.

A Sudanese diplomat in London, Gamal Ibrahim, had already done something even more groundbreaking and history-making than just firebomb the author...Ibrahim had written a lengthy article denouncing Kola Boof in London's largest Arab Muslim newspaper, "Al-Sharq al-Aswat"(Sept. 15th 2002--look it up). This was historical because it is unheard of for an entire article in an Arab newspaper to be devoted exclusively to..A WOMAN...unless that woman is in big trouble. IBRAHAIM told the NEW YORK TIMES (Dec. 11, 2002) that he was not threatening Boof's life with the article...but everyone in the Muslim world knew damn well that such an article was clearly a mark of death against Kola Boof. Not only that, but Gamal Ibrahim had already threatened Kola Boof by telephone and warned her to STOP her anti-slavery campaign against the government of SUDAN.

In 2003...FOX NEWS was able to confirm via a report on the floor of the United Nations (April 9, 2003) that a Sharia Court in Khartoum issued a "fatwa" on the life of Kola Boof in 2002.  Kola Boof then appeared on FOX NEWS (Aug. 23, 2003) and was interviewed at length by Rita Cosby concerning her unfortunate romantic affair in 1996 with Osama Bin Laden, which Kola Boof maintains was against her will. 

Although the inaccurracy of the 2002 New York Times story has now been pointed out, there continues to be no support for Kola Boof from either the American media or the American writer's community.  Both ignore the fact that Miss Boof is both an American citizen and an author published in eight countries...whose work has been forced out of print.

Only the Black Americans have supported Miss Boof as her life and the lives of her children hang in the balance.

Naturally, because Ms. Boof was at one time the mistress of terrorist Osama Bin Laden (and also the mistress of  Bin laden's mentor Hasan Turabi)..she was not swayed in the least by demands for her to stop speaking out and WRITING ABOUT slavery and mistreatment of women and blacks in SUDAN and in the Arab world in general.  Ms. Boof's public condemnation of both her former lovers--Osama Bin Laden and Hasan al Turabi has caused even more death threats, but Kola Boof continues to bare her breasts on the backs of her books as a protest statement against the Arab Muslim regime in Sudan and as a confirmation of her devotion to African women's WOMB religion.

FACT:
General Colin Powell has called the situation in SUDAN--and we quote him--"The single worst human rights nightmare on the planet!" Kola Boof is not lying about her claims of slavery in Sudan. Neither is she the senseless crazy woman that the Arab Media is trying to portray her as. Just click on this link and read a recent newspaper article from EGYPT inwhich the reporter calls for the death of Kola Boof...because of the books she wrote.
Egyptian News Article

Do not be fooled by Muslim and Arab SLANDER against Kola Boof.
For even in America...many black Muslims are slandering and lying on Kola Boof...simply because they don't like her message and they are embarrassed by her truthfulness. She herself was born into ISLAM...the real Islam in Sudan. Her beloved father was an Arab Muslim...and he himself died for the cause of ending the Slave Trade that continues, to this day, in North Africa. Click the links--Educate yourself!!
KENYA NEWS: Kola Boof's life threatened by SUDAN

22 posted on 08/22/2006 12:35:05 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach (History is soon Forgotten,)
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To: All
More:

Kola Boof (Born Naima Bint Harith, birthdate unknown) is a controversial Egyptian-Sudanese-American novelist-poet, authoring the modern African works "Flesh and the Devil" and "Long Train to the Redeeming Sin".

23 posted on 08/22/2006 12:37:31 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach (History is soon Forgotten,)
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To: GarySpFc; SJackson

See above posts....


24 posted on 08/22/2006 12:38:17 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach (History is soon Forgotten,)
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To: All
Related Thread:

A Look at the Muslims’ Mindset (excellent piece by an Iranian-born FReeper)

25 posted on 08/22/2006 12:40:30 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach (History is soon Forgotten,)
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To: All

Sorry about the bad message above....


26 posted on 08/22/2006 12:52:27 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach (History is soon Forgotten,)
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To: Ernest_at_the_Beach
Thanks for the link and the ping, Ernest!!
27 posted on 08/22/2006 1:24:08 PM PDT by SheLion ("If you're legal, you can fly with the Eagle!" - Michael Anthony)
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To: SierraWasp
Well now, wait a minute! Don't try to manufacture a moral equivalence between a typical family's "blacksheep" and one of these mass murderous Muslers for Pete's sake!

Even Muslims that "aren't bad" will allow someone to stay overnight, or even longer in their mosque without questioning too strongly what their recent activities have been. The "blacksheep" you lightly refer to could have their hands drenched with blood and no one would be the wiser!!!

You should probably stop thinking in terms of "conventional wisdom." It doesn't work anymore!!!

Now YOU listen!  I was trying to be nice.  I have no idea if we have Muslim Freepers or not.  I know there are a lot of very nice Muslims, and we can't lump them in with the bad apples.

Blacksheep is the very equivalent to your murderous Muslers!  I don't think in convention wisdom.  You don't know me.   heh!

28 posted on 08/22/2006 1:27:11 PM PDT by SheLion ("If you're legal, you can fly with the Eagle!" - Michael Anthony)
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To: SheLion

Well! I guess you sure told me off, din'tcha!!! (grin)


29 posted on 08/22/2006 1:47:38 PM PDT by SierraWasp (I'm voting on everything except CA Governor this year cause there's NOTHING to vote "for"!!!)
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To: Valin
There is an extensive informant network within Moslem communities all over the United States. The FBI was pleasantly surprised right after September 11, 2001, by the number of calls they got from American Moslems, reporting suspicious events in their communities, or volunteering to keep an eye on things.

It turned out that there was a substantial number of American Moslems, most of them recent immigrants (legal and illegal) that were pro al Qaeda. These attitudes had been causing distress among American Moslems since the 1990s. (snip)

Good news.

30 posted on 08/22/2006 1:59:26 PM PDT by txhurl (If you are kind to the cruel, you will end up being cruel to the kind.)
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To: All
Mohammed, The Mad Poet Quoted....
31 posted on 08/22/2006 2:03:19 PM PDT by PsyOp (Islam is a Cancer. I recommend intensive radiation therapy.)
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To: GarySpFc
Let's pin the tail on CAIR, AKA The Brotherhood, a group with a goal of extending Sharia law over the rest of the world.

"Islam isn't in America to be equal to any other faiths, but to become dominant. The Koran, the Muslim book of scripture, should be the highest authority in America, and Islam the only accepted religion on Earth." - Omar Ahmad, Co-founder of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, aka CAIR. President and CEO of Silicon Expert Technologies. A Palestinian who grew up in a refugee camp in Jordan. San Ramon Valley Herald, July 1998

32 posted on 08/22/2006 2:06:50 PM PDT by PsyOp (Islam is a Cancer. I recommend intensive radiation therapy.)
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To: SierraWasp
Well! I guess you sure told me off, din'tcha!!! (grin)

That wasn't my intention to tell you off.  But you came across as a little hostile which got my fur up.

Friends? 


33 posted on 08/22/2006 3:11:16 PM PDT by SheLion ("If you're legal, you can fly with the Eagle!" - Michael Anthony)
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To: PsyOp

We bann the communists from immigrating to America, and they do not compare in danger to these evil monsters.


34 posted on 08/22/2006 4:41:06 PM PDT by GarySpFc (Jesus on Immigration, John 10:1)
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To: GarySpFc
... they do not compare in danger to these evil monsters.

No argument here.

35 posted on 08/22/2006 4:54:49 PM PDT by PsyOp (Islam is a Cancer. I recommend intensive radiation therapy.)
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To: SheLion

You betcha!!!


36 posted on 08/22/2006 5:00:39 PM PDT by SierraWasp (I'm voting on everything except CA Governor this year cause there's NOTHING to vote "for"!!!)
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To: Ernest_at_the_Beach
Very interesting Ernest. One can see how they have a game plan set. And there is little anyone can do about it unless each state in the USA took the initiative and at least made it unlawfull for non American citizens to be able to purchase land. And we know how hard that would be to do. And what would they do for those heaven knows how many foreigners already own US land, both as individuals as well as perhaps corporations, and other commercial entities.
The farm has been sold slowly for a long time. We now can see how many of our lax attitudes will work against us.
37 posted on 08/22/2006 5:49:41 PM PDT by Marine_Uncle (Honor must be earned)
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To: txflake

It's something I always suspected but never had any proof.


38 posted on 08/22/2006 8:02:03 PM PDT by Valin (http://www.irey.com/)
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