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Submitted by alexander katz (United States), Mar 9, 2015 at 22:48

In the above article, Why do Politicians Pretend.... You stated that you prefer denial to the alternative. Do you really believe that denial will stop the alternative?

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No, denial is weak. But there is no reason to assume that the Islamists will kill so many people as is needed to end the denial.

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