The film is just a pretext. This is an all-out push to intimidate the West into restricting speech so that Islam and Muslims are established as a privileged class beyond criticism. “Violent protests erupt at embassies as U.S. seeks killers,” by Josh Levs and Tricia Escobedo forÂ CNN, September 13 (thanks toÂ Pamela Geller):
We don’t have enemies, only future Facebook friends.
Don’t say I told you so.
Despite calls for ending foreign aid to Egypt in the wake of an attack on the U.S. embassy in Cairo, the White House is standing by funding commitments. (GWP)
Unbelievable.Â Barack Obama called Libyan President Mohamed Yusuf al-Magariaf today to thank him for his support. Â This is the day after US Ambassador Stevens was murdered at the consulate.
And, the Islamist killersÂ may have been tipped offÂ by elements within Libya’s security forces. (GWP)
At last, some common sense. Too bad he is retiring. “Sen. Jon Kyl: US Embassy Response Like Blaming Rape Victim,” by Gregory J. Krieg forÂ ABC OTUS News,
What we’re seeing now is anÂ Al-QaedastanÂ developing in Libya, a meltdown of our relations with Egypt. We have riots in Yemen. Attacks on our embassy in Tunisia. This entire premise that we want to be loved and respected, for him to apologize has now yielded all of these results.Â And these are the fruits of apology and retreat and lack of confidence in our own principles.”
“Crimes and assaults against Muslim sanctities must not be tolerated”
Thanks to Vlad Tepes
Muslim Brotherhood website demands that West criminalize ‘assaults’ on IslamStatement condemns violence against US interests, says free speech should not extend to acts of ‘barbaric aggression’ that humiliate all Muslims
Without the “criminalization of assaults on the sanctities of all heavenly religions,” the Muslim BrotherhoodÂ warnedÂ on Thursday, insults to Islam “will continue to cause devout Muslims across the world to suspect and even loathe the West, especially the USA.”
“Those who insult the sanctities wish to poison budding relations between the peoples, to disrupt the efforts to build bridges between civilizations, and to sow discord between the peoples,” the statement said.
We can read Arabic too!’ US embassy tells Egypt’s Brotherhood
If they can indeed read it, why didn’t they speak up before?
“Oh Muslim, here’s the Jew who did it, come and kill him!”
The federal government just disclosed the California man linked to the anti-Mohammad film.
So now his life is in danger.