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Posted to Utterances




is more complex than you think.

some arabs choose the u.s. or rather the u.s. chose them. and of course islam is broader than the arabs.

think of now-jihadis in afganistan 20-25 years ago, fiughting against the Soviets, with U.S. backing. of course it blowsback against the u.s. decades later but that is history for ya.



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Posted to Utterances




is more complex than you think.

some arabs choose the u.s. or rather the u.s. chose them. and of course islam is broader than the arabs.

think of now-jihadis in afganistan 20-25 years ago, fiughting against the Soviets, with U.S. backing. of course it blowsback against the u.s. decades later but that is history for ya.