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Militant Muslims as patriotic citizens?

Reader comment on item: The Snipers: Crazy or Jihadis?

Submitted by David Cohen (United States), Oct 29, 2002 at 14:39

No Nadir, you cannot be a neutral citizen and live in America. Patriotism is part of the American fabric. Americans understand that it's important to love this country and all it represents; unfortunately, some people come to this country and hide behind America's freedoms. ..

Oh, and by the way, check your history - it was the 22 Arab nations that rejected a the U.N.'s two state solution in 1948 and attacked Israel with the hope of wiping it out. The refugees in the "disputed territories" are just another result of the horrific and numerous miscalculations of the Arab nation...

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