An Open Letter To The US Government Re: A Modest Proposal For Pakistan
To Whom It May Concern,
I am very much concerned by developments in Pakistan. You may be aware of the recent assassination of the governor of Punjab province, Salman Tasee. Mr. Tasee was in all probability killed by an Islamist fruitcake for opposing an unjust blasphemy law which is used to target women and religious minorities.
This would be the proverbial straw that broke the camel’s back. At this point, that country is basically lost to the extremists. It's only going to get worse. And not just for them. For everyone.
You might ask why I am writing to you, since my concern might be more appropriately addressed to the government of Pakistan. Indeed, to get to the root of the problem of rampant Islamist terror emanating from Pakistan, their political leaders must engage this scourge head-on.
Since this isn’t happening, we are left to address the symptoms of the problem of Islamist violence, especially where it manifests in...More >>