September 15, 2012
Why Is the Muslim World So Easily Offended?
Fouad Ajami, Washington Post
There is an Arab pain and a volatility in the face of judgment by outsiders that stem from a deep and enduring sense of humiliation. A vast chasm separates the poor standing of Arabs in the world today from their history of greatness. In this context, their injured pride is easy to understand.
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