Jan 05 2011
Concerned about the awful news coming out of Pakistan regarding the latest triumph of homicidal religious fanatics? Read my latest in The Propagandist, A Modest Proposal for Pakistan. Fear The Reaper:
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 terror movements that can act in a global theatre of operations. And it is here that I believe certain US-led programs in some of the more remote areas of Pakistan are meeting with some success…