One of the Right’s favorite accusations is that liberals side with the terrorists. What’s the STF rule?
U.S. concedes ground to Islamists on Iraqi law,
U.S. diplomats have conceded ground to Islamists on the role of religion in Iraq, negotiators said on Saturday…
“We understand the Americans have sided with the Shi’ites,” he said. “It’s shocking. It doesn’t fit American values. They have spent so much blood and money here, only to back the creation of an Islamist state … I can’t believe that’s what the Americans really want or what the American people want.”
[. . .] An official of one of the main Shi’ite Islamist parties in the interim government confirmed the deal on law and Islam.
Bush invades secular Iraq to set up an Islamic state. Jeeze. Could things be going better for bin Laden, the Taliban and Iran? How soon will women here be forced to wear burkas and stay at home?