Be wary of Iran

November 22, 2013 

Iran's new President Hassab Rouhani says, "I talk, I smile, I enrich uranium." He calls Israel, the only free society in the Middle East, "an old wound" on the body of Islam. He, like his predecessor Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, believes Israel has no right to exist. There is no recant of this ideology for the purpose of peace, only more talks, more rhetoric and more concessions from Israel.

The streets of several major United States cities are blocked off to accommodate Muslim prayer. There are foot-washing stations to oblige Islam yet other beliefs are ignored. Our military chaplains are gagged in an effort to appease Islam.

This administration goes out of its way to be open-minded. We are told, "Don't judge all Muslims by the actions of a few." Yet out of that same mouth we are told to judge gun owners by the actions of a few.

We are warned not to be suspicious of men wearing keffiyeh and women wearing hijab. But I want to warn people of this reality: Not all Muslims are terrorists, but all terrorists are Muslim.

Say not as Muhammad, "allahu akbar," but say as Jesus, "Do unto others a you would have them do unto you."

Mark Perkins

Collinsville

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