16 Sep '17, 7pm

@Claireyalli You read this right?

IMHO, President Bush and other leaders who wish to follow him in office need to annunciate clearly who is our enemy and why. From what I read here and in other sources it is clearly Islam that wishes to reestablish the Caliphate and expand it to the entire earth who is our enemy. It is yet to be decided by me if there is a part of Islam that does not wish for this. Clearly there is the potential for a 5th column to be established as “Moderate” Islam within the West. If we can ascertain if a truly moderate wing of Islam exists, one which does not aspire to the Caliphate, then we can more easily get our nation’s collective mind around the idea of eliminating our enemy. If not, then I fear we will have difficulty in convincing the general population of the US that we are, in fact, at war with an entire religion. My sense is the apathy of our society today will only be shaken ...

Full article: https://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2005/08/the_seven...

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