Mark Steyn: We’re being “softened up for an Islamic sharia state”
Bestselling author Mark Steyn joined Ezra Levant in the studio for the entire show, to talk about mass Muslim immigration, terrorism, political correctness and censorship.
Steyn notes that by forbidding ordinary people from speaking openly about Islam’s threat to the West, censors are making it easier for a sharia state to eventually take over in Europe and beyond.
Want proof? Here it comes:
OBAMA: ISLAM INHERENTLY VIOLENT? ABSURD!
That’s something only the “Republican base” believes. Along with all too many Muslims.
Barack Obama is amused.
“I’m amused,” he said in remarks published Tuesday, “when I watch Republicans claim that Trump’s language is unacceptable, and ask, ‘How did we get here?’ We got here in part because the Republican base had been fed this notion that Islam is inherently violent, that this is who these folks are. And if you’ve been hearing that a lot, and then somebody shows up on the scene and says, well, the logical conclusion to civilizational conflict is we try to make sure that we’re not destroyed internally by this foreign civilization, that’s what you get.”
Where would anyone get the crazy idea that Islam was inherently violent? Well, the day’s headlines might give us that very strong impression, but Obama would tell us (and has told us) that those Muslims who are screaming “Allahu akbar” as they murder non-Muslims are, despite appearances, not really Muslims at all, but just people who have twisted, hijacked, misunderstood the Religion of Peace.
It is, true, however, that there are plenty of Muslims who tell us that Islam is inherently violent. Here are a few of them: