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You Want Nazis?
SteynOnline, by Mark Steyn

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Posted By:StormCnter, 8/9/2014 6:28:36 AM

There have been Christians in Mosul for just shy of two millennia, since the first century. There are none today. The Yazidi are practitioners of Kurdistan´s oldest religion, fire-worshippers whose presence in the region predates Islam. They´re either being executed or starved to death on a mountain: We are being slaughtered. Our entire religion is being wiped off the face of the earth. ISIS are fast-track Nazis. No messing about with a few property restrictions and intermarriage laws as a little light warm-up: They´re only in the business of "final solutions", and they start on Day One and don´t quit until the last

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Reply 1 - Posted by: ruready?, 8/9/2014 6:44:19 AM     (No. 9958904)

In this last line, Mark Stein asks the question, "When are the Republican Party´s leaders going to pipe up?"

My answer, when we get some.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Keekng, 8/9/2014 7:27:52 AM     (No. 9958943)

A famous line re the holocaust used to be "Never again". The new line is "Just one more time".

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 8/9/2014 7:37:05 AM     (No. 9958950)

This is so much like 1938, but with steroids this time.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Former lurker, 8/9/2014 7:38:41 AM     (No. 9958953)

FTA........"a dying superpower...." Are we really going to settle for that? I weep for our country.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 8/9/2014 8:14:07 AM     (No. 9959002)

Hmmm...maybe it´s time for another letter to the editor in a British or American newspaper from a Muslim claiming, among other things:

-the headscarf/burqa is a symbol of freedom
-concentrations of Islamists in certain neighborhoods and cities isn´t a threat

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Reply 6 - Posted by: pearlyjo, 8/9/2014 8:17:01 AM     (No. 9959010)

There are two groups, imo, that need to rise up before we are able to crush these snakes: Muslim women and American Muslims. Until they take up arms, literally and figuratively, we won´t stop them. They are the enablers for much of this.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jackburton, 8/9/2014 8:22:31 AM     (No. 9959014)

Forget about our prestige and forget about individuals... think about the direction of civilization or, worst case, the world.

We´ve been brought up with the Reader´s Digest version of Nazis. Simple evil. Ach-ptui. No thought. Just a trained jerk of the knee. A well practiced spasm of the viscera.

THIS is what evil is. This is what it looks like. THIS is our reaction and, in other words, THIS is how it spreads. THIS is why it was bad to turn the conflict in Iraq into cheap political shots, why it was bad to be impatient, why it is bad to refuse to teach the truth and ´celebrate´ diversity/looking the other way on barbarism and why the lo-fo-s have always spelled a doom.

BTW: anyone want to criticize the Crusades?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Pros7767, 8/9/2014 8:36:49 AM     (No. 9959031)

Must Read.

An accurate opinion on exactly what is happening in Iraq. The Nazi´s were child´s play compared to ISIS.

That Obama has been warned and Iraq was begging for help since last August speaks volumes about which side he is on. I am revolted.

And the bagpipe story is unbelievable.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: EnsignOToole, 8/9/2014 8:45:57 AM     (No. 9959045)

Well, finally a well-known personality has associated the "N" word with current events. Only this time America is not going to come to the rescue of those who are victims, and there isn´t a Winston Churchill to inspire a would-be FDR who is just itching to get involved.

IMHO there won´t be any books written about great leaders of this time. ISIS, after they squish America, Great Britain, and the NATO powers, will outlaw books. It is doubtful that the lo-fows will wake up in time to vote for a Republican running for President who wants to defeat this ISIS menace to world peace.



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Reply 10 - Posted by: EnsignOToole, 8/9/2014 9:05:49 AM     (No. 9959068)

Pardon a second comment, but I just re-read my comment above and got worried that a person reading it might not understand that the "N" word to which I was referring is NAZI.

Also thanks to #8 - this Scot is grateful for the mention of the bagpipe story.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: pearlyjo, 8/9/2014 9:26:26 AM     (No. 9959103)

Apologies for the second post as well, but just wanted to add to #10. Steyn has not only used the word Nazi for current events, but he has used it accurately.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: MDConservative, 8/9/2014 10:14:13 AM     (No. 9959166)

Don´t we all feel better knowing that rhinos are no longer slaughtered for their ivory to decorate bagpipes? Semper Bureaucrats! Sicut praeceperat!...or something like that.

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