Obama Quote Displayed in Cairo Airport:
“We must educate our children to become like young Egyptian people.”
Egypt? An educational model for American youth? Lets have a look what they are teaching their children:
“Let us fight fanatically for our religion; let us love a man-because he is a Moslem; let us honor a man- because he is a Moslem; let us prefer him to anyone else-because he is a Moslem; and never let us make friends with unbelievers, because they have nothing but evil for us.”Â (Andrew Bostom has more)
Egypt: there’s a Riot Going On!
The disagreement over the constitutions centers on whether or not it will transform Egypt into an Islamic state. If these “clashes” escalate, it will be interesting to see which side will get the backing of the American Left, which has fully supported the Islamic supremacists. But it’s not likely they will break with their Islamic supremacist friends — to do so would be “Islamophobic.”
Lots more here:
Here’s a hint:
Many Â secular-minded Egyptians and minority Christians worry that Mursi and his Islamist supporters will seek to impose religious restrictions on society.
No kidding, really?–“Egypt’s liberals and Islamists clash; 110 injured,” fromÂ Reuters, October 12 (JW)
US berates Russia for aiding Syria–-Washington denounces Moscow’s policy of supporting Syria as “morally bankrupt”, as tensions over seized cargo escalate.
The once-storied love affair is fraying in bothÂ EgyptÂ and Tunisia.
“Leftist-Islamist Struggle Fuels Tunisian University Violence,” by: Noureddine Baltayeb forÂ al-Akhbar, October 5 (thanks to Heliogabalus):
Tunis – The faculty of Human and Social Sciences at the University of Tunis closed on Thursday and suspended classes for three days after violent confrontations broke out between Islamist and leftist students, causing considerable damage to classrooms and facilities â€“ and promising a difficult academic year to come.
This will work out beautifully:
Egyptian Arabic-language media isÂ reportingÂ that Salah Soltan, a notorious anti-Semite and formerly part of the U.S. Muslim Brotherhood,, has been appointed as Secretary General of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (SCIF) attached Â to the Egyptian Ministry of Waqf. Â (MuBro Report)
Think-tank sounds “implosion” warning depending on presidential elections after coalition troop withdrawal in 2014.