Islamic radicals are the ones who seek to take us back to another dark ages.
In what universe is it even a tiny bit excusable for anyone to commit the atrocities of Islamic terrorists merely because they feel offended?
Terrorists are a real threat. So is government with a blank check.
When you take a particular position on abortion, Planned Parenthood, taxes, socialized medicine, or anything at all – from any direction – you are not “poisoning” or “inciting” anyone. You’re simply stating your position. The emotional response and behavioral follow-up (if any) of others is their own responsibility.
Does anyone actually believe that gun control laws will put an end to Islamic-inspired violence?
Understanding the Jihadists.
“Thoughts and prayers won’t stop the next attack. This war against civilization must be fought or lost.”
Unless or until you start to rethink your stance, you have no business expressing compassion towards the victims of people in attacks whose perpetrators – knowingly or not – you aid and support via your positions.
Freedom of speech is the fight of the 21st century.
Freedom of speech; separation of church and state. These are principles to cherish, not to denigrate. The true “haters” out there are the ones who shout the label of “hater” at anyone who dares to take a moment to stand up for them.