by Thomas Lifson, American Thinker
For complicated and fundamentally irrational reasons, the American left is determined to deny the obvious and pretend that Islam is a “religion of peace,” and if religion has anything to do with violence, why, all religions are equally bad.
Case in point: Sally Kohn, the former Fox News contributor now seen on CNN by a tiny fraction of the audience that once was treated to her defenses of the left.
On Twitter, she erected this straw man:
Christians or Jews killing in name of religion = Extremists But Muslims killing in name of religion = All Muslims??! Come on…
Twitchy collected some of the responses, pointing out that nobody is claiming that all Muslims are responsible. The problem is that a nontrivial minority of Muslims do approve and even celebrate such actions. But Sally wasn’t done. She made this absurd claim: Read the entire story.