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Originally posted by HiddenReality
Actually im not a muslim, it just annoys me to hear retarded people speak (or type) crap they know nothing about, and would be scared to say in public.
I Guess your limited education never mentioned the crusades? Why is it you Americans seem to forget all the evil things you are responsible for? You say other countries are uncivil, so why is it your country so rich from its stolen wealth is full of murders? Are most Americans dumb rednecks like Bush? That is not an insult by the way its a question, you Americans in general seem to love to have a "bad guy" to hate, i guess you are just never happy unless your killing some poor group of people.
Originally posted by esdad71
This is why we need wiretaps and surviellence at Mosques. Why not, it wasn't a plane full of American Indians in jets on 9/11.
Hey where is the proof? So I go on the news and say "12 men were arrested for plotting a terrorist attack." so they are guilty? How do we know? How many people are falsely arrested every day? How many people have been tortured, then released, because they were innoccent?
But, it was white boys who brought down the Oklahoma City Federal Building. How soon people choose to forget...
Originally posted by xmotex
I'm reserving judgment until I see more hard facts and less speculation.
I trust the current admin about as far as I can throw them, on the other hand I have little use for the the jihadi crowd either.
If ithe plot's for real, then I hope we throw away the key to whatever hole they get locked in.
Originally posted by Stari
I live in Toledo, Ohio and I am totally freaked out about the news of this. It really hits close to home, especially when it is in your own back yard.. not across the country. I am so tired of this war. Why can't human beings just get along. Live and love one another. Create peace not war. We would live longer and be more at peace.
Ok, that is my 2 cents.
Since the Sept. 11 attacks, the Justice Department has brought terrorism-related charges against people in Lackawanna, N.Y.; Portland, Ore.; and Torrance and Lodi in California, breaking up what it said were evolving terrorist cells.
An FBI official credited local Muslim groups Tuesday with providing crucial information that led to the arrests. They declined to provide details.
Muslims and Arabs have been an established part of the community for years.
Toledo was one of the first cities in the country to have an Arab American mayor; the sheriff of Lucas County, which includes Toledo, is a third-generation Lebanese American. Its favorite sons include the late entertainer Danny Thomas and actor Jamie Farr of "MASH" television fame — both of Lebanese descent.
That history muted any backlash against the Muslim community after the Sept. 11 attacks, said Mohammed Alo, a former Muslim student leader at the University of Toledo. Now a medical student in Chicago, Alo runs a website called ToledoMuslims.com.
"After 9/11, we had numerous meetings with the FBI," Alo said. "We talked and kept in contact. We had a pretty good relationship. We did not expect to find anything like this in Toledo, but I guess sometimes things happen."