Indeed, what can one say about Britain's Muslims, when 10% of those polled after the August airliner plot said they would be "willing" to wage suicide attacks against their fellow Britons, and another 70% refused to condemn that view?Read also the rest (via Jihad Watch)
Europeans now see a need not to massage the Muslim ethos but to remove it. One can talk forever of the necessity for Islam to reform itself, but that fails to resonate within Muslim societies, Europeans tell me.
My European tour made it eminently clear that Western Europeans — if not their more liberal, compromised ruling and business elites — believe that for Muslims living in the West, it's either Western ways or the highway.
Harsh, maybe, but that is how it stands.
I hadn't noticed this myself, really. Maybe I've been too pre-occupied by the Euro ruling class (non-) handling of encroaching muslim diktats on Western society. But in the NY Sun, Youssef Ibrahim sees a different picture, attitudes changing, the Euro street slowly but definitely getting fed up with the shrill demands of the Religion of Perpetual Outrage.