Â Â Â ‘Jihadist’ booted from government lexicon
* Picanninni thinking: “If we don’t talk about it, perhaps it will just go away…”
CondiÂ snacking & yakking with her SowdiÂ ‘advisor’…
* Jihad Watch was the first to break this story, on Tuesday. Although Spencer requested the FOIA from state, -AP got it first.
By Matthew Lee for AP:
[…] Federal agencies, including the State Department, the Department of Homeland Security and the National Counter Terrorism Center, are telling their people not to describe Islamic extremists as “jihadists” or “mujahedeen,” according to documents obtained by The Associated Press. Lingo like “Islamo-fascism” is out, too.
Funding the Muslim Brotherhood and the egregious Mufti Ali GomaÂ seems to become acceptable to the heavily infiltrated state department under Condoleezza Rice:
By Beila Rabinowitz and William Mayer
* Â Bush Administration Moves To Legitimize The Muslim Brotherhood
April 25, 2008 – San Francisco, CA – PipeLineNews.org – A grant made by the U.S. Dept. of State to the Islamic Society of North America [ISNA, an arm of the Muslim Brotherhood and named as an unindicted co-conspirator in the ongoing Holy Land Foundation terror funding prosecution, whose mission statement is “Allah is our objective. The Prophet is our leader. Qur’an is our law. Jihad is our way. Dying in the way of Allah is our highest hope”] and the left wing National Peace Foundation is being used to fund Islamic da’wa via a spurious “citizen exchange” program.
Fitzgerald: Rice in over her head
The peoples of the West may have lacked in the past, they did at least forthrightly, uninhibitedly, recognize the nature of Islam, its meaning, its menace. Rice wishes to prevent this, in order to curry favor with Arab states, and possibly in order to prevent having to begin the difficult work (but hardly too difficult) of figuring out the kinds of things that might best work to weaken the Camp of Islamic Jihad.Â