reply to post by OtherSideOfTheCoin and others
I completely agree with this:
I don't think we should all be debating the use of the word "racist" on this thread but rather discussing what has happened and
As you can tell, our noble posters can't even agree on what has happened. EDL torched a Mosque, it was the governemnt, it was the Muslims in a false
flag, and I probably missed some schools of thought.
Muslims have said that their terrorist attacks are justified by Western actions. If this was ths EDL, they can just as easily say their attack was
justified by Muslim actions.
It looks like the idea of "justifying" anything is long gone. The Muslims aren't justified, the people who are attacking Muslims aren't justified
(under this school of thought), so forget the justification issue. If you're going to fight, just do it. If you don't like fighting any more,
But I don't want to hear (Of course, what I want doesn't matter) "Oh, it's Ok for us to kill, burn, pillage, rape, behead, strike with drones,
whatever." The only reason to do those things is to win.
I suspect I'm going to be misunderstood, but the standard response of "But you do it, too," or "But you did it first," is only good for barroom
arguments and brawls (and playgrounds).
If, as through all of history, you believe you have a noble and virtuous cause to go to war for, then go to war and win. If not, stop and get