Christopher Hitchens America Shouldn’t Be Blamed For Islamic Fundamentalism

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Christopher Hitchens America Shouldn’t Be Blamed For Islamic Fundamentalism

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[Christopher Hitchens:] Source: LYBIO.net
In 1788, when the United States was barely a country.

[Bill Maher:]
Right.

[Christopher Hitchens:]
Uh… it was having its sailors taken as slaves by the Barbary states – the states of the Ottoman Empire in North Africa.

[Bill Maher:]
Tripoli – The shores of Tripoli.

[Christopher Hitchens:]
Tripoli

[Christopher Hitchens:]
The shores of Tripoli – and its ships stopped, its crews carried off into slavery. We estimate between one and a half million European and American slaves taken between 1750 and 1815. Jefferson and Adams went to their ambassador in London and said, “Why do you do this to us. The United States has never had a quarrel with the Muslim world in any kind; we weren’t in the crusades, we weren’t in the war in Spain, why do you do this to our people and our ships? Why do you plunder and enslave our people?” And the ambassador said very plainly, Mr Abdul Rakman, “Because the Koran gives us permission to do so. Because you are infidels and that’s our answer.” And Jefferson said in that case I will send a navy, which will crush your state.“

[Christopher Hitchens:] Source: L Y B I O . N E T
Which he did, and a good think too….

[Bill Maher:]
But there…

[Christopher Hitchens:]
Islamic fundamentalism is not created by American democracy. It’s a lie to say so, it’s a masochistic lie, and it excuses those who are the real criminals and it blames us for the attacks made upon us, don’t have anything to do with —

Christopher Hitchens America Shouldn't Be Blamed For Islamic Fundamentalism

Christopher Hitchens America Shouldn’t Be Blamed For Islamic Fundamentalism

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