A Belgian Islamist sees victory in sight....
This news video (5:40 approx.) shows Abu Imran, leader of Sharia4Belgium, a militant group, declaring Belgian Christianity & democracy unacceptable--taking advantage of the very freedoms that if his side wins will disappear. Imran likens Muslims who oppose sharia to Christian Jews, i.e., an impossibility.
One quarter of all infants born over the past four years in Brussels have the forename Muhammad (not all spelled identically); Muslims expect to be a majority of Belgians by 2030. Girls in bikinis are physically attacked; Christian & Jewish symbols are defiled. Amputation for theft, stoning for infidelity and death to homosexuals are in store if militant Islam takes over. Already, in Muslim communities, confessional religious law supersedes European & Belgian law.
A related development: a new poll shows that 16 percent of the French support an Islamic French state; only 7 percent of British & 3 to 4 percent of Germans expressed similar support for their countries becoming Islamic states. Muhammad has become the top baby & men's name in Oslo as well.
From England comes a worse omen: officials have covered up for 16 years an epidemic of Muslim rapes of non-Muslim females. Ex-Thatcher top aide John O'Sullivan offers grim details:
What happened is explained by two additional facts: The 1,400 girls were all white and of Christian background and English ethnicity while all but one of their exploiters were Muslims of Pakistani heritage. (The report describes the men delicately as “Asians,” but so far no Hindus, Sikhs, or Hong Kong Chinese are among their number.) As in other recent cases, the men targeted the girls in large part because they were white Christians, culturally speaking, and thus “worthless.” They actually told the girls that this was so. Still worse, the police also treated the girls as worthless when they bravely ignored the physical threats against them (one man poured petrol over a girl and threatened to light it) and sought police help. As a result, some of the girls came to believe they were in fact worthless, which, of course, made them more tractable to the gang. Others committed suicide. Many of the survivors will experience, perhaps for the rest of their lives, prolonged bouts of depression, self-contempt, shame, and other psychological disorders.
This scale of criminality and victimhood is vast for a country that has traditionally regarded itself as law-abiding. Worse, the report concedes that the estimate of 1,400 victims is a conservative one. (It is the equivalent of about three girls’ schools.) Some of the girls were as young as eleven. And since other (more or less identical) cases of criminal exploitation of young Christian girls by Pakistani Muslim men have been uncovered in cities such as Oldham, Birmingham, and Oxford in the last decade, the total number of victims must be staggering.
O'Sullivan also notes that mistreatment of Muslim women by their families also escaped official action:
Anxious to avoid the “racist” taint, the police frequently ignore the appeals of young Muslim women fleeing from forced marriages or genital mutilation; instead, they work with community leaders to persuade the women to return to their families. This shameful collaboration is gradually being brought to an end. But it still shapes many official attitudes.
Rotherdam's horrors--replicated (lesser scale) in four other Brit towns-- are the product of multicultural and racialist hyper-leftism, policies that prevented proper law enforcement and hence domestic criminal accountability; indeed some of the victims and parents were arrested:
The main elements are the same in every case. The victims are vulnerable young white girls from poor backgrounds, and their assailants target them because they view them as worthless and immoral, and, in the words of former Labour Home Secretary Jack Straw, “easy meat“ (Straw was vilified by many on the left for speaking out about the extent of “grooming”).
In every case the same explanation for official inaction is offered: no one wanted to look too closely into complaints against “Asian” men because they were afraid of being accused of racism, and because they were concerned about the effect of arrests and prosecutions on “community cohesion.” The fact that most media reports still describe the offenders as “Asian” rather than as Pakistani Muslims is itself a disgraceful evasion, and one which the north of England’s Chinese, Hindu and Sikh communities no doubt resent.
A BBC straw poll shows that 95 percent of Britons believe multiculturalism has failed, an astonishing change from 70 percent who just last year said it was working; Rohterdam apparently has had seismic impact on the public; yet recently a bureaucrat was sent to "diversity training" for referring to Rotherdam's Pakistani rapists as "Asian men." Telling statistics: 45 percent of ethnic Brits live in areas where whites are a minority; and London is now majority non-British ancestry.
Militant Islamists are true revolutionaries--people described (in the secular context of Nazism & Communism) perfectly by Henry Kissinger, in his 1979 memoir, White House Years:
“To be a true revolutionary one requires a monstrous self-confidence. Who else would presume of his followers the inevitable deprivations of revolutionary struggle, except one monomaniacally dedicated to the victory of his convictions and free of doubt about whether they justified the inevitable suffering? It is the pursuit of this charismatic truth—sometimes transcendental, as often diabolical—that has produced the gross misery as well as the profound upheavals that mark modern history. For ‘truth’ knows no restraint and ‘virtue’ can accept no limits; they are their own justification. Opponents are either ignorant or wicked, and must be either reeducated or eliminated.”
Abu Irman exemplifies this measure of "monstrous confidence."
It is a tragic truth of history that a resolute, cohesive violent minority can triumph over and rule indefinitely a hesitant, diffuse, pacific majority. Islam's imminent ascendancy in Europe is a classic illustration.
And what of America?
Two August 27 stories augur for America sliding towards Euro-suicide in the face of the militant Islamic threat: As a Somali Islamist cell is unearthed at a Minneapolis high school, the Justice Dept. filed suit against a Minnesota town for--GET THIS--failing to approve construction of a mosque. The federal suit was filed despite acknowledgement that no evidence existed of religious animus, and also that a Christian center's application for construction was denied by town officials in 2011. The state whose name means "clear blue water" & whose nickname is "the land of 10,000 lakes" may soon be the land of 10,000 Islamist terrorists.
Bottom Line. At a time when the West is riven with self-doubt, our enemies are fortified by certitude. Come 2017 & a new administration, our attitude must change--fast--if we wish to have a chance to prevail.
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