May 16, 2014

Now Trending: The War on Terror

Charles Krauthammer, Washington Post

The Associated Press

The American post-9/11 response to murderous jihadism has often been characterized, not least by our own president, as both excessive and morally suspect. There is a palpable weariness with the entire enterprise. Good, therefore, that new constituencies for whom jihadism and imposed Shariah law ranked low among their urgent concerns should now be awakening to the principal barbarism of our time. Trending now (once again): anti-jihadism, a.k.a. the War on Terror.

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TAGGED: Terrorism, Africa, War On Terror, Al-Qaeda, Boko Haram, Twitter, Nigeria

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