YES! - They're fighting for what we all want - freedom & equality.
NO! - They just hate us for our freedom & way of life.


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jazzyjoy 3 years 10 weeks ago

I thought it should have read NO - They're fighting fpr what we all want - freedom and equality.

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HalFonts 3 years 10 weeks ago

If this turns into a total Middle-East uprising against the Western (christian) powers, and then if the time is right for China to join "with" the resource-rich Middle-East -- we have the makings of another dual-axis World-War over (1) Mid-Eastern and (2) Pacific Resources and Markets. Be careful when playing with fire.

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