Beware of the Islamist Threat in Libya

In the early 1980s, the Jeane Kirkpatrick doctrine presented a dilemma facing Western democratic systems: a choice between preferring authoritarian systems and dictatorships, which were pro-Western, and totalitarian systems that were anti-Western. Today, the West is confronted with a similar no-win situation concerning different groups of terrorists in Libya.

  • dance…dancetotheradio

    Seems to me back in the eighties they should have preferred to let the region liquefy itself as it’s doing now.

  • Where Islam rules, expect social dysfunction, regardless of who is in charge.

    Islam is the problem.

    Islam is a blueprint for a busted society. Take any pleasant society, add in Islam, and you will get social dysfunction. Look at Southern Thailand. Would it be better off without Islam?