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    • Don’t let 9-11 happen again
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KrM0dAFsZ8k Obama wants to kill us. He is giving guns to gangsters, arming government officials with hollow point bulitsk, and giving the jihadis millions of dollars. The chose is clear this november. I chose life.
    • Glenn Beck on the caliphate NDAA
      Glenn beck has a free show up here  on the caliphate. It is worth your time IMHO. Not sure how long it will be up there. No log in or free trial required. I was mad a Beck for having the Blaze post the jihadi side on Israel stories with RT clips. They also called BareNaked Islam […]
    • Glenn Beck presents In Defense of Israel
      Filed under: Israel Tagged: Beck, Glenn Beck, Glenn Beck In Defense of Israel. Beck in Defense of Israel, In Defense of Israel, Israel
    • Carolin Glick The way forward for Israel
      Carolin Glick is amazing. Wish she is the next president of Israel.Filed under: Israel Tagged: al queda, al-qaeda, apartheid, caliphate, Day of rage, Dhimmi, Dhimmitude, Fatah, Islam, Islamic, Islamic lies, Islamic violence, Islamist, Israel, jihad, Jihadi, Jihadis, muslim, muslim brotherhood, PLO, sharia, taliban, taqiyya, terrorist
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    • Great interview with the anti commie David Graham the author of Stay Mad A liberty manifesto
      You can download or stream the show here http://www.blogtalkradio.com/blogmocracy/2011/03/28/blogmocracy-live-03-27-2011 You can check out the authors blog here http://staymadobservationsproletarian.blogspot.com/. David Graham has some great passages posted there is also link to buy the book. Hopefully he will sell the audio book soon.Filed under: Israel Tag […]
    • Mohammed As A Dog a funny picture . It is a joke and for crazy Jihad believers not Muslims that believe in peace
      Mohammed Cartoons for Osama Bin Laden and any other Jihadi Filed under: Israel Tagged: Islam, Mo cartoon, Mohammed, Mohammed as a dog, mohammed cartoons, Mohammed Dog
    • This weeks Latma NATO’s attaché explains the Libya bombing to the Tribal Update
      Best quote when talking to a NATO rep “What about the really dangerous countries like Iran and Syria? … as usual nothing you do helps ” sorry still no english version still. Have to read the subtitles.Filed under: Israel Tagged: Israel, Latma, NATO, tribal update
    • The ironic Grand Marching song of Lefty and Jihadi loons that call Israel an Apartheid
      Funny right 😉 The solution to the “Palestinian” curse on Israel Obama Promotes Moral Equivalency on the latest terrorist attack in Jerusalem From http://zioncon.blogspot.com/2011/03/grand-marching-song-of-crusaders.html We are fighters against Israeli apartheid. We support BDS (boycotts, divestment, and sanctions) against Israel. We are progressive, caring, […]
    • Obama Promotes Moral Equivalency on the latest terrorist attack in Jerusalem
      “Obama stressed the need for calm and urged all parties to prevent further violence and civilian casualties.” Saying this ” There is never any possible justification for terrorism. The United States calls on the groups responsible to end these attacks at once and we underscore that Israel, like all nations, has a right to self-defense. […]
    • The Commie Union Thug UAW is calling their opponents Nazis
      Over 15K tea party members come to support the governor in Wisconsin against the Union Thugs Wisconsin Public Sector Union Protesters Are Racists Proof that the commies are working with the Jihadis in Egypt Average Milwaukee Wisconsin Teacher Compensation Tops $100k Jihadis in their own words. Muslim Brotherhood edition Obama Contrasted with Allen West State […]
    • Warning don’t see the movie Paul It is Boring, leftwing antigun, anti christian terrible propaganda
      Not only is it anti Christian and anti Gun, It is really really boring. The trailer has the only funny parts. The rest of the movie is terrible. I want my hour and 1/2 back. Luckily many others felt the same way and we where given free passes for our trouble. Don’t waste your time […]
    • Why Not to fear the Nuclear Plume Libtard Fear Mongering
      I used to fear the Nuclear Plume. Fear of it coming nonstop from MSNBC and Troofers. Even Drudge links to one of the troofers. But there is nothing to fear really. Drudge linked unfortunately to Al Jazeera during the Egyptian mess. Don’t know what is wrong with him but don’t be afraid. Alex Jones is […]
    • Obama’s Misguided Priorities Comic Is Obama a joke or is this insanity on purpose?
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    • Union Thugs and Politicians crushing the Tax payer Comic Joke
      Over 15K tea party members come to support the governor in Wisconsin against the Union Thugs Wisconsin Public Sector Union Protesters Are Racists Proof that the commies are working with the Jihadis in Egypt Average Milwaukee Wisconsin Teacher Compensation Tops $100k Jihadis in their own words. Muslim Brotherhood edition Obama Contrasted with Allen West State […]
    • The Maladjustment Bureaucrats Obama Adjustment Bureau joke poster
      Filed under: Israel Tagged: Adjustment Bureau, al queda, al-qaeda, Bahrain, Bahrain revolution, Bahrain taking over Tunisia, caliphate, Dhimmi, Dhimmitude, Egyptian, Egyptian Revolution, Gaddafi, gas prices, Hezbollah. Jihadi, Islam, Islamic, Islamic lies, Islamic violence, Islamist, Islamist taking over egypt, jihad, Jihad taking over egypt, Jihadis, Jihadi […]
    • Reform of the Union Thug Bully Comic DAVID vs GOLIATH
      Over 15K tea party members come to support the governor in Wisconsin against the Union Thugs Wisconsin Public Sector Union Protesters Are Racists Proof that the commies are working with the Jihadis in Egypt Average Milwaukee Wisconsin Teacher Compensation Tops $100k Jihadis in their own words. Muslim Brotherhood edition Obama Contrasted with Allen West State […]
    • Part two of exposing NPR as the Terrorist supporting corrupt smearing organization is now out
      NPR executives caught on tape promoting bashing of Christians and Jews while promoting Terrorism and Communism Funny sign making humor of high gas prices caused by commies and jihadis The Ten Commandments of Leftist Reporting on Islam Sharia 4 America Jihadis want to put a veil on then destroy the statue of liberty Filed under: […]
    • Pro Jihad Sheila Jackson Lee Attack the King hearing on Radical Islam
      The debate should be why are they so late. Why is anyone against people trying to protect Islam from the radicals?Filed under: Israel Tagged: caliphate, hearings, Islam, jihad, Jihadi, Jihadis, King, King Hearings, Peter King, ProJihad, radical islam, Sheila Jackson, Sheila Jackson-Lee
    • THE PRO JIHADI UNION THUG COMMIES LOST IN WISCONSIN
      Over 15K tea party members come to support the governor in Wisconsin against the Union Thugs Wisconsin Public Sector Union Protesters Are Racists Proof that the commies are working with the Jihadis in Egypt Average Milwaukee Wisconsin Teacher Compensation Tops $100k Jihadis in their own words. Muslim Brotherhood edition Obama Contrasted with Allen West State […]
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There are no Unicorns, No Monsters Under the bed, and DEFINITELY NO MODERATE Palestinians In Fatah

Posted by avideditor on April 11, 2008

There are no Unicorns, No Monsters Under the bed, and DEFINITELY NO MODERATE Palestinians In Fatah: “

Growing up we all believe what we want to. For years my son believed that there were monsters under his bed at night, my daughter believed that a unicorn would show up for her to ride away. Both of them believed in the tooth fairy (it was me in a costume). Part of the growing process is that we realize that these childish myths are not real by any means.
Surprisingly there is one childish myth that many otherwise intelligent adults cling on to. That’s the myth that the Palestinians in the West Bank are ‘moderate’. People believed that Arafat turned into one and were disappointed. People ignore what Abbas says and does so they can cling on to the myth that he is a moderate, sadly they are just being immature. Let me suggest you are more likely to look up into the winter sky and see a fat guy with a red coat and white beard on a sled being pulled by flying reindeer, than see a Moderate Palestinian Terrorist


PALESTINIAN POLITICS: ONWARD AND DOWNWARD

By Barry Rubin
A recent Washington Post column, entitled, ‘Let’s Help the Good Guys in the West Bank,’ provided what it thought of as good news: ‘Fortunately, there is a smart and honest leader of these forces: Salam Fayyad, an apolitical economist (with a doctorate from the University of Texas) who is prime minister of the Palestinian Authority.’

The tip-off is the word ‘apolitical’ which, in this case, means: completely lacking any political base or armed support and thus totally ineffectual.Unfortunately, Fayyad is not Palestinian politics’ future. Those who really control Fatah, shape Palestinian public opinion, and carry guns aren’t impressed by Fayyad’s diploma.

For many in the West, moderation is like gravity: it’s impossible to reject. Yet that’s precisely what Palestinian politics do. Three factors fuel this trend.

First, Fatah and the PA continue to be corrupt, incompetent, and incapable of self-reform.
Second, given the cult of violence and total victory dominating Palestinian political culture Hamas is inevitably seen as heroic because it fights and rejects compromise. Based on underestimating Israel (always seen on the verge of collapse) and overestimating their own forces (heroic martyrs aided by history and deity), they expect to win. Compromise is treason; moderation is cowardice. This is the daily fare of Palestinian ideology and politics, purveyed by leaders, clerics, media, and schools.

Abbas tells his people and others that, as he said recently to an Islamic summit, Palestinians ‘are facing a campaign of annihilation’ by Israel. The U.S. State Department merely calls this ‘overheated political rhetoric,’ not comprehending that such talk by Abbas incites terrorism and forecloses his own options.

It’s easy to justify violence but hard to rationalize making peace with those you say are committing genocide against you. That’s why the PA does things like letting ‘imprisoned’ terrorists who murdered two Israeli hikers to ‘escape.’ Every such terrorist is seen by both the PA and public opinion as a hero.

Third, due to its own weakness and the strong political culture it never challenges, the current leadership cannot make peace. They know, contrary to Western claims, that negotiating a political solution would destroy them, and act accordingly.

For all these reasons, Fatah has been working harder to negotiate a deal with Hamas than it has to fight it in Gaza. In addition, Fatah is undergoing a radicalization process which may not displace Abbas but will install his successor. Public opinion is also more extreme, with support for terrorism zooming upward. Fatah both heeds and feeds the trend.

Ahmad Dahbour, former high-ranking PA Culture Ministry official, now top writer for the official PA newspaper, explains: ‘The treacherous Zionist enemy will never permit us to lessen our revenge towards him, or to stray from our confrontation against him, until he is wiped off this land, which is saturated with the blood of the martyrs.’

What is significant is not the language’s bloodthirstiness but its open use from someone at the heart of ‘moderate’ institutions. Both Fatah’s Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades and the PA newspaper defined the killer of eight Jewish students in Jerusalem as one of those heroic martyrs.
We’re now seeing the birth of a new Fatah all right but not the one heralded by such people as former British prime minister Tony Blair or Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice but rather an even more extremist version. It’s coming from those who wield guns not pens, namely the Al-Aqsa Brigades. Contrary to much reportage, it is not an ‘offshoot’ but essential part of Fatah. Its leader, Marwan Barghuti, would be Fatah and PA head within two years if not in an Israeli prison for past terrorist activities.

The brigades demand Fayyad’s firing and replacement by, ‘A new government that would not abandon the armed struggle.’ Like others in the Fatah leadership their strategy is not to fight but to ally with Hamas. Despite Hamas’s bloody expulsion of Fatah from Gaza, killing Israelis wipes out all sins in Palestinian politics. That’s the kind of thinking that makes the movement so impossible to change or to move toward peace.

Both Barghuti and Hamas’s political front-man, Ismail Haniyya, run ahead of Abbas in the polls. The main thing keeping Fayyad in office is not honesty or moderation but because removing him would kiss good-bye to almost $7 billion in Western aid, which will no doubt be squandered or worse. Worse means that much money, like the U.S. arms abandoned by Fatah in fleeing Gaza, could end up in Hamas’s hands. Or it will pass to Abbas’s successor.
One reason why many Westerners misunderstand the conflict and countries adopt ridiculously irrelevant policies is ignorance of how extremism is attractive in its own right. After all, if people are all alike and universally pragmatic, Palestinians must want to end the conflict and get an independent state through negotiation and compromise. Why go on suffering? No ‘rational’ person would act that way.

Therefore, many in the West reach one of two conclusions:

  • Either Palestinian leaders want to act rationally but cannot make peace and achieve a better life for their people because Israel won’t let them. This is the anti-Israel stance.
  • They are eager to do so and if Europe and America only put in lots of effort and money peace can be quickly achieved. This is the ‘even-handed’ position which always ends up demanding Israeli concessions in hopes of enabling Palestinian moderation.

These are articles of unshakeable faith, impermeable to evidence or experience. Whenever Palestinian leaders reject peace it must be because they weren’t offered enough. Westerners think Fatah and the PA merely need raise Palestinian living standards and get a state to show their people Hamas is a failure, the PA is a success. Naturally, everyone prefers success.
Well, it depends on how you measure success. As horrible as it sounds, in Palestinian politics success is still measured by the number of Israelis killed and by the ability to assert that one has never given up the chance for total victory and Israel’s disappearance some day. Sad, regrettable, but also true.

U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice told Abbas, ‘We must keep our eye on what we’re trying to achieve.’ In U.S. diplomatic circles this passes for tough talk. But what Abbas is trying to achieve is quite different from what Rice wants.

Given the strategic realities, Israel must deal with the PA and try to keep Fatah in power on the West Bank. But there should be no illusions. Solving the conflict won’t happen. Putting it atop of Western governments’ agenda, blaming Israel for Palestinian intransigence, or romanticizing Fatah and PA is a big mistake.

Barry Rubin is director of the Global Research in International Affairs (GLORIA) Center http://www.gloriacenter.org and editor of the Middle East Review of International Affairs Journal http://meria.idc.ac.il. His latest books are The Israel-Arab Reader (seventh edition), with Walter Laqueur; The Truth About Syria (Palgrave-Macmillan) and The Long War for Freedom: The Arab Struggle for Democracy in the Middle East (Wiley).

Professor Barry Rubin, Director, Global Research in International Affairs (GLORIA) Center <http://www.gloriacenter.org>; Editor, Middle East Review of International Affairs (MERIA) Journal <http://meria.idc.ac.il>; Editor, Turkish Studies



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