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Monday, October 24, 2011

Libya! Duh!

To everyone who assumed that the enemy of Gaddafi was automatically the group we should support. Read on

Libya's liberation: interim ruler unveils more radical than expected plans for Islamic law

Mr Abdul-Jalil went further, specifically lifting immediately, by decree, one law from Col. Gaddafi's era that he said was in conflict with Sharia - that banning polygamy.

My stars! The muslim nation who ousted their dictator is going to reform into an even more muslim nation? Whodathinkit!?

Plus no alcohol or loan interest. Stick that in your “enlightened” world view and smoke it.

At best we are looking at an emerging longer term struggle between the younger more western leaning populace vs the traditional Islamists. I’ve said it before - You cannot give people democracy who do not understand it. It has to be a revelation from within. Just because there is revolution, doesn’t mean there is revelation.

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