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Waleed Aly’s Religion of Victimhood
David Horowitz's News Real Blog ^ | June 10, 2010 | Ben-Peter Terpstra

Posted on 06/10/2010 5:53:48 PM PDT by AustralianConservative

Regular Australian Broadcasting Corporation commentator Waleed Aly is on the attack. The self-identified Muslim and representative on the Islamic Council of Victoria writes on Unleashed that:

When Obama speaks of unilateral action you believe he means it as a last resort. Bush sounded like he was claiming a license to wage any old war he could, which he did. Whatever overlap may exist between the positions of Obama and Bush, it is clear that they view the nature of America’s national security threats in fundamentally different ways.

Got that? Bush just wages any old wars, and Iraq’s answer to Hitler (Saddam Hussein) didn’t have enough blood on his hands to attack in the same spirit (if one ignores history). But there’s a pattern here. As a regular guest host for the 774 ABC Radio station, the lecturer in politics at Monash University likes to play the victim card. He sounds like a Pakistani cleric or an enabler, but the story often sounds the same: Muslims are victims; Westerners are oppressors.

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TOPICS: Australia/New Zealand; Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Foreign Affairs
KEYWORDS: bloggersandpersonal; islam; victims; waleedaly
http://www.newsrealblog.com/2010/06/10/waleed-aly%e2%80%99s-religion-of-victimhood/
1 posted on 06/10/2010 5:53:48 PM PDT by AustralianConservative
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