“Islam belongs in Europe…. I am not afraid to say that political Islam should be part of the picture.” – Federica Mogherini, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy. The Western narrative represents a complete refusal to examine the doctrines of Islam, out of fear of offending Muslims. This is not a purely European phenomenon. The Obama Administration ordered a cleansing of training materials that Islamic groups deemed offensive. One crucial aspect of sharia that the West refuses to internalize is the injunction to perform jihad, both violent and non-violent. “[T]he most important factor is Belgium’s culture of denial… Observers who point to unpleasant truths such as the high incidence of crime among Moroccan youth and violent tendencies in radical Islam are accused of being propagandists of the extreme-right, and are subsequently ignored and ostracized.” – Teun Voten, a Dutch cultural anthropologist who lived in a Muslim area of Brussels between 2005 and 2014. Federica Mogherini, the EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, said on June 24, 2015, at a conference aptly named “Call to Europe V: Islam in Europe”:
This post was published at Zero Hedge on 03/24/2016.