For The Mall Butchers in Kenya

How is one to understand Islam in light of this weekend's Nairobi Mall butchery? Since 9/11 and the aggressive resurgence of Fundamentalist Islam, the tens of thousands of attacks by Jihadis have served only to blacken whatever was left salvageable in the Muslim world. Who can doubt that the face of Islam is irrevocably shattered and that it is duly perceived by a growing mass of humanity as a twisted totalitarian march to subdue the earth? To the discerning eye, has not Fundamentalist Islam revealed itself to be wholly antithetical to the free aspirations of the human condition? In holding a dagger to the throat of the world, it haughtily demands the attention and respect that the West refuses to proffer. And it is rejected by good and noble men because it stands pitiless and vainglorious -- a rabid beast drenched in the blood of babes and innocents. Forgive us as infidels if we cannot bring ourselves to stomach the hideous nightmares that the Children of Mohammad perpetrate daily...(Read Full Post)