President Obama’s recent talk at the National Prayer Breakfast was the latest of many efforts to absolve Islam of the crimes of Islamists. World leaders are constantly telling us that Islamic terrorism has nothing to do with the religion of Islam. Obama did so by drawing a moral equivalence between Christianity and Islam. As he reminded us, Crusaders were invading and inquisitors were torturing innocent people in the name of Christ back in the day.
The implication being that just as it is unfair to pin the blame for the excesses of the Crusades and the Inquisition on Christianity itself, it’s wrong to blame Islam for the atrocities committed by the Islamic State group (ISIS) and Boko...READ MORE