Right-wing extremism is not just the folklore of crackpots.
Now that he’s clearly come out on the side of an ideology of hatred, violence, and aggression − the mask has been thrown off once and for all.
“Those who malign Muslims are playing in the hands of terrorists; Muslims have a big role in America, attempts to discredit them must be rejected.”* This was President Obama's response to the negative and aggressive type of rhetoric leveled against Muslims by Trump, a candidate in the American presidential election [Read more]
The “pathological changes” of a superpower are occurring right before our eyes.
Like a virus, terrorism survives, gains a following, and burns out, before being replaced by another. Yesterday, [extremist], today, religious… And despite expert analysis, it remains indecipherable.
Innocent people, including children and women, have also been killed in these attacks, in reaction to which extremism has increased.
This is a moment of shock and horror. A dreadful knife attack on a U.S. top official in the course of Korea-U.S. relations that began at 1882, and no other words can describe what has happened other than bizarre and reckless thoughtlessness. And that the target of the assault was an unarmed diplomat, no words can [Read more]