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August 30, 2010

News and Analysis

One very young Iraqi earned an American officer’s  fond respect …

… but Iraqis have little confidence in politicians who “fight over positions and have no idea what we eat and drink and where we live”:

After “far-right activists threw missiles and smoke bombs,” the police say, “the way all the people of Bradford, particularly the Muslim people, reacted, was wonderful”:

“It aint what you don’t know that kills you; it’s what you know that aint so.” — Mr. Dooley:

Hitherto silent, Imam Faizul says the dispute is “not between Muslims and non-Muslims, but between moderates of all the faith traditions and the radicals of all the faith traditions”:

Everyone “thinks it is all very funny,” the owner says as he points to a poster of Yasser Arafat in his kaffiyeh and Sheikh Ahmad Yassin in a green baseball cap standing in front of the Dome of the Rock mosque:

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