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Y'know, we have to talk about this eh. Sweeping a serious social problem under the carpet for the sake of political correctness is not going to solve anything.
It's little comments like this I believe causes more damage. Clearly! This particular religion is a pain the ass for everyone and please don't deny that. It really is a royal pain in the ass. And not just a few trouble makers, a lot. Like hundreds of thousands. By not being able to call out the entire ideology on this and deal with it head on, by burying our heads and pretending there's nothing seriously effed up in their culture, it will never get resolved. By stigmatizing the discussion makes it too taboo to even talk about. That's not right. We need to talk about this, openly and transparently.
originally posted by: Stearman65
BS, enact the draft and go fight unlimited warfare in the Middle East and this would be over in no time. We should either wipe them out or stay home. This limited warfare we have been fighting is a big part of the problem. a reply to: madmac5150
If it's such a taboo subject, why do so many people feel completely comfortable expressing extremist views about detaining millions of innocent people in interment camps and using nuclear weapons to kill millions more — literally an attempt at radicalizing others into an extremist ideology.
Most people are open to having honest discussions about terrorism, the problem is that ideologues on the Right don't consider any discussion "honest" if it doesn't start with denouncing Islam as intrinsically evil and end with ethnic cleansing.
I do deny that. It is actually little, brainless, unhappy people that call out entire religions. People like this disappear due to evolution.
originally posted by: Dark Ghost
a reply to: Christosterone
How does one attempt to reason with the unreasonable? They can only try...
You are grouping together all Muslims for the actions of a few, which is highly illogical. Did all Muslims take part in these terrorist attacks? The answer is no. This "guilt by association" type thinking is the same as somebody blaming all Christians for the actions of a few. How would that sit with you? Would you be fine with people advocating all Christians be deported and killed because one person bombs an abortion clinic?
originally posted by: RevolutionAnon
a reply to: Christosterone
It is inconsiderate but as of yet there is no proof to suggest who committed this and pointing to the obvious party may be the logical approach, and the odds are stacked that they will be held accountable, but it is unfair - innocent until proven guilty.
originally posted by: MOMof3
a reply to: ErrorErrorError
According to Hollande , Paris will be "ruthless" in their response. I don't know him, but is he a cowboy?