Obamination: Treachery In Cairo #6

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT ON A NEW BEGINNING Cairo University Cairo, Egypt. [Block quote format, Ariel font, emphasis added.]
Refutation by a disgusted citizen interspersed in Times New Roman.

Now, we also know that military power alone is not going to solve the problems in Afghanistan and Pakistan. That’s why we plan to invest $1.5 billion each year over the next five years to partner with Pakistanis to build schools and hospitals, roads and businesses, and hundreds of millions to help those who’ve been displaced. That’s why we are providing more than $2.8 billion to help Afghans develop their economy and deliver services that people depend on.

build schools and hospitals

Great. Sink billions in new targets for the Taliban to demolish with their bombs. Keep them busy blowing up local schools and hospitals in Afghanistan, that will keep them away from ours.

Let me also address the issue of Iraq. Unlike Afghanistan, Iraq was a war of choice that provoked strong differences in my country and around the world. Although I believe that the Iraqi people are ultimately better off without the tyranny of Saddam Hussein, I also believe that events in Iraq have reminded America of the need to use diplomacy and build international consensus to resolve our problems whenever possible. (Applause.) Indeed, we can recall the words of Thomas Jefferson, who said: “I hope that our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.”

Today, America has a dual responsibility: to help Iraq forge a better future — and to leave Iraq to Iraqis. And I have made it clear to the Iraqi people — (applause) — I have made it clear to the Iraqi people that we pursue no bases, and no claim on their territory or resources. Iraq’s sovereignty is its own. And that’s why I ordered the removal of our combat brigades by next August. That is why we will honor our agreement with Iraq’s democratically elected government to remove combat troops from Iraqi cities by July, and to remove all of our troops from Iraq by 2012. (Applause.) We will help Iraq train its security forces and develop its economy. But we will support a secure and united Iraq as a partner, and never as a patron.

And finally, just as America can never tolerate violence by extremists, we must never alter or forget our principles. Nine-eleven was an enormous trauma to our country. The fear and anger that it provoked was understandable, but in some cases, it led us to act contrary to our traditions and our ideals. We are taking concrete actions to change course. I have unequivocally prohibited the use of torture by the United States, and I have ordered the prison at Guantanamo Bay closed by early next year. (Applause.)

our principles

Another highly charged, fully loaded shibboleth. Prosecution by torture and cruel & unusual punishments are domestic proscriptions, for good reason, based upon European experience. Our system of justice seeks truth, not revenge. President Obama conflate concepts related to principles of domestic legal justice with national defense. Al-Qaeda & Taliban captured on foreign fields of battle with weapons in their hands are not American citizens charged with speeding or jay walking. They are enemy combatants. There is a vital difference. They have no rights. Their death is as close as we can come to justice.

Water boarding is not torture. It inflicts temporary fear, not permanent injury. It was medically supervised and monitored. It did not involve beating, burning or cutting.

Gitmo is an alternative to a grave. A very expensive alternative. Those imprisoned there have no right to a trial or a lawyer. They have a right to nothing. They should have been reduced to nothing on the battlefield.

So America will defend itself, respectful of the sovereignty of nations and the rule of law. And we will do so in partnership with Muslim communities which are also threatened. The sooner the extremists are isolated and unwelcome in Muslim communities, the sooner we will all be safer.

partnership

One of the President’s favorite shibboleths. Muslims are forbidden to take Kuffar as partners. We have no common interests or objectives. They want to dominate the world; they perceive us as the greatest obstacle to achieving their strategic objective. Islam is our enemy, not our ally.

extremists

Same old Shibboleth. Substitute Muslims for extremists, then the sentence will be exposed as a non-sequitur. The President is denying and diverting our attention from the true identity of the enemy.

The second major source of tension that we need to discuss is the situation between Israelis, Palestinians and the Arab world.

Palestinians

“Palestinians” is another favorite shibboleth. “Palestine” is a linguistic corruption of an insulting name imposed on Israel by Rome after the suppression of the Bar Kochba rebellion. Same place, same people; different name. What you call “Palestinians” are undifferentiated Arabs, not members of a separate culture. Name their King, capitol, currency and language which separate them from the mill run of Arabs. I won’t hold my breath waiting.

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Obamination: Stoodge Prepares for Visit to Cairo

The BBC, in an article entitled: “Why Obama’s Cairo speech matters“, circumlocutes the critical issues, concentrating instead on American attitudes. I was expecting a potentially revealing quote from an interview with President Obama, as hinted at in an ABC radio news broadcast.

A second article, linked in the right sidebar of the first, promises more: ” Obama to address Muslims in Egypt“. Unfortunately that article also fails to deliver. Evidently the writers are paid by the word, with little consideration for content.

A visit to the White House web site revealed the White House set up for the big speech.Denis McDonough, Deputy National Security Advisor for strategic Communications, had this to say.

So the message the President wants to send is not different, frankly, than the one he’s been sending since he was inaugurated, namely that we believe that this is an opportunity for us in the United States, who, frankly, have arrived at a place here based on many of the advances that come out of the Muslim world, be it science out of Baghdad, be it math and technology out of Al-Andalus or otherwise. The fact is that we’ve had a great partnership over the course of many decades. We want to get back on a shared partnership, back in a conversation that focuses on the shared values, and that’s what the President will talk about in Cairo.

advances that come out of the Muslim world

  • science
  • mathematics

Of course the advisory neglects to mention the fact that Arabs translated Greek texts, which is where the scientific knowledge came from. The real developments of which Islam boasts were the work of subjugated Kuffar, they were not developed because of Islam, but inspite of it.

shared partnership

Of course the advisory ignores the fatal fact that Allah expressly forbids partnerrship with Kuffar.

  • 3:118. O you who believe! Take not as (your) Bitânah (advisors, consultants, protectors, helpers, friends, etc.) those outside your religion (pagans, Jews, Christians, and hypocrites) since they will not fail to do their best to corrupt you. They desire to harm you severely. Hatred has already appeared from their mouths, but what their breasts conceal is far worse. Indeed We have made plain to you the Ayât (proofs, evidences, verses) if you understand.

shared values

Why doesn’t the advisory list those shared values? Only because there ain’t any! Islam does not share our values! Islam values conquest and death in the pursuit thereof. It does not value life & liberty.

I expect that on Thursday, President Obama will stand and deliver the usual pack of lies in which he will rhetorically separate Jihad from Islam, praise Islam, blame America and sell Israel down the creek by promoting the suicidal “two state solution”.

Obamination: Stoodge Prepares for Visit to Cairo

The BBC, in an article entitled: “Why Obama’s Cairo speech matters“, circumlocutes the critical issues, concentrating instead on American attitudes. I was expecting a potentially revealing quote from an interview with President Obama, as hinted at in an ABC radio news broadcast.

A second article, linked in the right sidebar of the first, promises more: ” Obama to address Muslims in Egypt“. Unfortunately that article also fails to deliver. Evidently the writers are paid by the word, with little consideration for content.

A visit to the White House web site revealed the White House set up for the big speech.Denis McDonough, Deputy National Security Advisor for strategic Communications, had this to say.

So the message the President wants to send is not different, frankly, than the one he’s been sending since he was inaugurated, namely that we believe that this is an opportunity for us in the United States, who, frankly, have arrived at a place here based on many of the advances that come out of the Muslim world, be it science out of Baghdad, be it math and technology out of Al-Andalus or otherwise. The fact is that we’ve had a great partnership over the course of many decades. We want to get back on a shared partnership, back in a conversation that focuses on the shared values, and that’s what the President will talk about in Cairo.

advances that come out of the Muslim world

  • science
  • mathematics

Of course the advisory neglects to mention the fact that Arabs translated Greek texts, which is where the scientific knowledge came from. The real developments of which Islam boasts were the work of subjugated Kuffar, they were not developed because of Islam, but inspite of it.

shared partnership

Of course the advisory ignores the fatal fact that Allah expressly forbids partnerrship with Kuffar.

  • 3:118. O you who believe! Take not as (your) Bitânah (advisors, consultants, protectors, helpers, friends, etc.) those outside your religion (pagans, Jews, Christians, and hypocrites) since they will not fail to do their best to corrupt you. They desire to harm you severely. Hatred has already appeared from their mouths, but what their breasts conceal is far worse. Indeed We have made plain to you the Ayât (proofs, evidences, verses) if you understand.

shared values

Why doesn’t the advisory list those shared values? Only because there ain’t any! Islam does not share our values! Islam values conquest and death in the pursuit thereof. It does not value life & liberty.

I expect that on Thursday, President Obama will stand and deliver the usual pack of lies in which he will rhetorically separate Jihad from Islam, praise Islam, blame America and sell Israel down the creek by promoting the suicidal “two state solution”.