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The coming apocalypse: Last week,
historian DOMINIC SANDBROOK wrote
a damning critique of the West´s
failure to halt Islamic fanatics.
Now, after a savage murder that
confirmed his worst fears,*

Daily Mail (UK), by Dominic Sandbrook

Original Article

Posted By:JoniTx, 8/23/2014 1:59:43 PM

Dawn on August 23, and in the early morning haze there are already queues outside Britain’s petrol stations. Along the roads leading into major cities, the lines of cars snake for miles. Many drivers left while it was dark, hoping to beat the traffic through the anti-terrorist checkpoints. In central London, armed police are already on the streets, a familiar sight in these troubled times. Scroll down for video -(Snip) This is Britain in 2030: frightened, fractious and weary, its economy sunk in the longest depression in history, its people haunted by terrorism and war.

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*he looks into the future

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Emerson, 8/23/2014 2:26:35 PM     (No. 9977928)

Mail doesn´t mention who Sandbrook is. A historian.

His piece, with its hysterical headline, is about Britain. And its coming apocalypse.

Britain has been filling up with radical Islamics for decades. They do have a lot to worry about.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Emerson, 8/23/2014 2:27:17 PM     (No. 9977930)

PS. So do we. We may or may not be as vulnerable as Britain right now.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: dvc, 8/23/2014 3:20:03 PM     (No. 9977968)

Note that in his future the people in Britain fighting the Islamic thugs in the streets are "far-Right racists" and "semi-criminal English Defence League".
Predict a horror show future, but despise and denigrate your own countrymen who try to directly deal with the cause, violent Islamic invaders.

Until the average Brit realizes that they need to send these violent, barbaric foreigners home they will continue to lose their country to them.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/23/2014 3:25:03 PM     (No. 9977973)

By the time the critical years roll around in the UK, it is more likely then just stand and take a whipping from radical Muslims when it really counts, that the UK native population groups will elect a government that will fight back very violently with the support of the people, by way of a civil war that could very well end up with a lot of Muslims who have been residing in the UK finding themselves out in some Islamic regional desert trying to figure out how to pitch a tent.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Coy860, 8/23/2014 3:50:44 PM     (No. 9977998)

Our prisons are full of Muslim converts, and Mosques are popping up even in small towns.
We had better look in our own backyards.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mws50, 8/23/2014 4:01:29 PM     (No. 9978007)

The difference between Britain and the US is the 2nd amendment.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: lylacat, 8/23/2014 4:04:50 PM     (No. 9978013)

And 0bama goes golfing.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Intentional, 8/23/2014 4:38:30 PM     (No. 9978037)

If you want to know where this is headed, forget Sandbrook and read The Revelation by Saint John. He nails it.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: jglas, 8/23/2014 4:55:51 PM     (No. 9978043)

Oh please, all the bad (fictional) stuff that happened was Bushes fault for the Iraq war (isn´t the "it is Bush´s fault" thing getting just a bit stale)? The author is forgetting that the Iraq war was won until Obama snatched defeat from the jaws of victory. And he simultaneously supported al Qaeda/ISIS throughout the Middle East. If Obama had left Gaddafi and Mubarak in place, tip toed around Syria and held on to Iraq none of that fictional ascendence of the Islamic State would be possible. If those things do happen, Obama will be the architect (it wasn´t an accident) of them.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Pansophic, 8/23/2014 5:32:32 PM     (No. 9978059)

The proactive response is obvious.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Pros7767, 8/23/2014 6:10:51 PM     (No. 9978079)

Can we please stop blaming Bush?

It was Obama who pulled us out of Iraq.

It will be Obama who pulls us out of Afghanistan.

It was Obama who helped topple Mubarak and ghadafy.

It is Obama who failed to act for 12 months when Iraq was begging for drone strikes against ISIS.

It is Iran who allows Iran´s nuclear threat to continue with every passing day.

President Bush and our military won in Iraq. Obama gave it all away. Enough Bush bashing.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/23/2014 6:12:53 PM     (No. 9978081)

#6. There is another difference in play, in the USA it is impossible for Congress alone to change the 2nd Amendment, without going through a long drawn out process, but in the UK which has no written constitution, the Parliament of the day could easily change the current gun control laws within a short time and arm whatever portion of the population that they deem necessary for the defense of the country. While they might need Royal Assent, it does not seem that will be a problem when William is King, and Harry is his right hand man.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 8/23/2014 6:24:28 PM     (No. 9978095)

It´s interesting that the author traces the horror back to the beginning of the Arab Spring.

And we all know who encouraged that, maybe even touched it off.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/23/2014 11:50:25 PM     (No. 9978356)

The last paragraph is worth re-reading.

This is the result of political correctness and multiculturalism.

You knew what they were when you invited them in, and France should have been an example to all.

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