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Originally posted by Matyas
What Islam does is provide structure and a feeling of belonging to something greater for its devotees. The West does not have such a vast unifying system. Here we are all divided into our own groups, some larger than others, but nevertheless we are still divided. As a case in point, when was the last time we had a true national project?
Originally posted by TheBorg
Let's not forget 9/11 so quickly. There was an IMMEDIATE outwelling of support for a war effort after those attacks. I think that any attack on our nation will continue to garner the same kind of reaction, no matter whom it's from.
Originally posted by RedGolem
I do think you are right with this statment. That is why I said what I did above. As to peer presher I think people learn to deal with that in school still. It is one of those things people learn from exsperence one way or another.
Originally posted by LazarusTheLong
Quotas are stupid period!
and quotas for anything this serious is just asking for trouble.
Next thing you know, CIA will have to submit at least 10 people for renditions/interogations every month, or not get raises...