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Subject:  Re: Lets Not Jump To Conclusions!!!! Date:  4/26/2013  12:13 AM
Author:  BGinNJ Number:  679586 of 876043

<Do you think that some of them are simply afraid to speak out or speak out too stridently for fear of retribution from the nutjob jihadists?>

I have no doubt there is some of that going on. The problem is how do you begin to quantify it?

Further, if you assume that is the main reason, you begin to accept the idea that silence in the presence of pure evil is acceptable. If a true majority were against the concept of jihad, they would find an overwhelming majority of non muslims who would join in supporting them. The silence allows most people to assume that deep down they do not mind what is being done even if they may oppose some of the tactics.

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