Barry Rubin Goes There

To be told that Sunni Islamism is about death---and killing---will not surprise the readers of AT or most people with above-room-temperature IQs.  Sunni Islamism is about killing Joooos.  It is about killing Christians.  It is about killing other Muslims.  It is about killing women.  It is about killing the past.  It is about killing themselves in its cause.  It is about killing everyone and everything that is different from whoever is doing the killing at the moment. But Barry Rubin, in a keen piece from his blog (and reproduced in The Jerusalem Post) lays out in detail the depths and consequences of the mortal treat posed by the three main elements of that force: It's the age of revolutionary Islamism, especially Sunni Islamism. And you better learn to understand what this is all about, real fast. (Shia Islamism, important mainly because of Iran and especially due to its nuclear ambitions is number two on the threat list. But that's...(Read Full Post)