Friday, October 17, 2003

HOLY WAR?

Has a holy war started? From the Telegraph (U.K.): "The Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad has been condemned by Israel for "anti-Semitic" remarks made at a summit of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC)." Go to Little Green Footballs for Mahathir Mohamad's speech.

What do you think about Lieutenant General William Boykin's statement that "the war on terrorism is a battle between a "Christian army" and Satan, and that Muslims worship an "idol" and not a "real God."" Read Chip Joyce's (AboutTheWar) comment.

I think that we will have a severe problem to defend the Western world against attacks from militant Islamists, if we have leading individuals in the U.S. military who get their intellectual ammunition from a mystical force...

Related: My post, THE PHILOSOPHY OF DEATH.