MSM Says Judaism and Christianity as Violent as Islam

Two events recently transpired that forced mainstream media to address a question they habitually dodge: Is Islam intrinsically violent?  First, on New Year’s Day, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi -- a world leader, and a Muslim -- did the unthinkable when he publicly asserted that Islamic texts and thinking have made the Muslim world a scourge to humanity. The MSM ignored it until, as if to prove his point, Muslim gunmen shouting “Allahu Akbar” killed a dozen people in offices of a satirical newspaper in Paris.  Two separate editorials -- by the New York Times and CNN -- responded by purportedly tackling the question of whether Islam is inherently violent in the context of the Paris attack and Sisi’s speech. Both quoted me as responding in the affirmative -- and both instantly dismissed my partially presented views in “straw-man” fashion. In “After Paris attacks, 7 questions being asked about Islam,” CNN’s...(Read Full Article)

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