Well, its not as if they didn’t have any other problems.
Reza Aslan’s “Nonsense”
Reza Aslan, yes, the clownish Reza Aslan, a deceptive Islamic supremacist, continues to make ridiculous statements, and continues to gain entree where such ridiculous statements, as opposed to reality, are fashionable. “The future of the Arab Spring in 2012,” by Reza Aslan in American Public Media Marketplace, January 4: “Nonsense” that incoming Middle East regimes want to destroy Israel
Regarding Israel and the new regimes, here is reality:
“Kill the Jews!”
From Point of No Return:
Cries of ‘Out with the Jews!’, ‘Kill the Jews!’ greeted the arrival at Tunis airport of the Hamas chief in Gaza, Ismail Haniyeh, StandWithUS (France) reports. They carried Palestinian flags, the flags of the Ennahda movement, and the black flags of the Salafists.
Ismail Haniyeh was arriving in Tunisia from Turkey for a two-day visit.
CiFWatch adds that the clip also includes “Killing the Jews is a must!” (0:16) and “Chasing away the Jews is a must!” (0:20).
These must be those moderate Islamists we’ve been hearing so much about. (EoZ)
Hassan Nasrallah at a Hezbo rally, aired on Al Manure:
“The U.S. administration occupies your Palestine, desecrates and threatens your Jerusalem even more than the [Israeli] enemy (MEMRI)“
The U.S. Administration “Occupies Your Palestine, Desecrates and Threatens Your Jerusalem; It Is Responsible … For the Detention Of Thousands Of Palestinians… What They Want In Syria Is… An Arab Regime of Capitulation” To the U.S. and Israel
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Egypt: the goose is cooked!
Civil rights and liberties? Women’s rights? Freedom of conscience and speech? The rights of non-Muslims and ex-Muslims? Transparency, accountability, and limitations on power in government? The eradication of female genital mutilation?
Where all of these and other issues are concerned, a democracy is only as good as the values that inform its participants. “Egypt Islamists claim 62% in latest voting,” from Agence France Presse, January 7 via JW