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Subject:  Re: Lets Not Jump To Conclusions!!!! Date:  4/22/2013  11:15 AM
Author:  CCinOC Number:  678796 of 875599

When Muslim radicals commit terrorism we tend to focus on the fact that they're Muslim and all Muslims are considered complicit or suspect. (See CC's most recent post.)

According to the Seattle Times, between 1993 and 2001, the major attacks or attempts against US interests stemmed from militant Islamic jihad except for the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing. Former CIA Director Michael Hayden considers homegrown terrorism to be the most dangerous threat and concern faced by American citizens today. As of July 2011, there have been 51 homegrown jihadist plots or attacks in the United States since the September 11 attacks.

And we should let Muslims into the country because....?
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