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This is a must-read. It is an email to John Podesta, the Chairman of Hillary’s campaign, from, obviously, someone Podesta knows well enough that the writer is comfortable emailing this kind of information and opinion. To imagine it is not unvarnished truth to a major lefty about the result of leftist immigration policy in Europe is fantasy. Because it is from Wikileaks, you will never see it in the mainstream media. If you read only the LA Times, and watch only ABCNBCCBSCNN and, increasingly, Fox, you are ignorant that this is what is happening in the world.
Why has the West advanced while islam has, at best, remained static as a culture and society since its inception in the Dark Ages?
(Yes, islam rose for centuries and gave the world algebra, and significant art and architecture. When muslims, however, allowed their religion to be captured by its fundamentalist wing, it began what has become a centuries-long decline into a barbarism perhaps more savage than its beginnings. Fundamentalist Christians take note.)
Two primary reasons exist for islam’s decline, the most important of which was and is its rejection of literacy.
The ubiquitous television does not require literacy and […]