Monday, October 11, 2004

Religious Intolerance Abroad Discussed

You've heard it all before, but it bears repeating. Many of those we fight are not our moral equivalents.

In Saudi Arabia, school children are taught as follows, according to Congressional testimony, which featured 'testimony on the anti-Christian policies and practices of nations like Saudi Arabia.'

The State Dept Docs are here

"...Al-Ahmed held up for members of Congress schoolbooks that teach first-grade children Judaism and Christianity are false religions....

"Fourth-graders are asked if you can love Jews and Christians, and the answer the textbooks provide is, 'No, you cannot,' he said. "Even if they are your parents. These are government textbooks...

Wandering Mind

may not be suitable for political vegans