Letters to the Editor

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Tag: muslim brotherhood

Jan.
2nd

EXTREMISM: Author shows his liberal bias

Re: “Nothing extremists love more than hijacking revolutions” (TNT, 1-1).

It’s interesting that Ben Barber includes Republicans, Catholics and the tea party among the extremists, putting them in the same category as the Muslim Brotherhood, the Taliban, Hamas and other terrorist groups. Really?

I happen to be a conservative and tend to vote Republican because the Democratic Party has been hijacked by the liberal/progressive faction. I am also a Catholic, and none of the Catholics I know could be described as extremists.

While I am not a tea party member, I support a lot of their values. They believe

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Jan.
30th

EGYPT: Lunacy to send jets, tanks to unstable regime

I find it incomprehensible that our government is going forward with plans to ship 16 F-16 fighters and 200 Abrams tanks to Egypt. This was part of a foreign-aid package negotiated with then-Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. As a result of the Arab Spring, Mubarak has been ousted and replaced with Mohammed Morsi, a leader of the Muslim Brotherhood.

Morsi has been quoted as saying, “Dear brothers, we must not forget to nurse our children and grandchildren on hatred towards those Zionists and Jews, and all those who support them They must be nursed on hatred. The hatred must continue.”

With

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Nov.
21st

MIDDLE EAST: Obama contributed to crisis

When the regional uprising began in the Middle East months ago, moderate Muslim leaders in the region were deposed and the radical Muslim Brotherhood rose to power, with President Obama and Hillary Clinton’s blessings. In Egypt, the Muslim Brotherhood got the blessing of the Obama administration. The same thing happened in Libya.

Now Egypt is helping to arm Hamas, which is terrorizing Israel.

Obama and Clinton knew the Muslim Brotherhood around the region would increase the likelihood of war and terrorism on Israel. Why did they then bless its rise to power? Obama’s cover for blessing the organization was that

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