Ted Rall for July 07, 2015
Condescending stories approving of "Muslims fighting extremism" have become trite cliches. Can we sell books by switching it up? Woman: Here in the Muslim world, America is mostly synonymous with terrorism: drones, kidnapping torture, Guantanamo brutal bombing campaigns. You probably never heard of him. But one American cartoonist is taking on neocon extremists- its humor. Man: Christianity is a religion of peace. Sorta. Woman: Naturally, he receives death threats. But this dissident isn't deterred. Man: If I stay silent, the moronisms have won. Woman: Isn't that cute? Makes you just want to scratch him behind his treasonous little ears! Man: Call my speaking agent! I perform at EIDS!