Assimilating Europe

After the latest attack in London on Saturday, the British authorities finally got the courage to classify the perpetrators, they were of “Mediterranean origin” the British public was informed. In the period after the terrorist attack in Manchester, the electronic edition of The New York Times was very eager to highlight the fact that the perpetrator was a native born, a Briton as its headline readily declared. It’s interesting to see the intellectual capital spent in an effort to create the greater distance possible between the act of terror and it’s almost certain Islamic source.