12694583, Both his counter examples are race based|
Posted by Ted Gee Seal, Fri Jan-09-15 03:40 PM
In NZ the most visible proponent of ISIS is Maori. It's increasingly common to hear stories of whites in Australia taking up arms with Muslims overseas.
People from a wide range of races are being radicalised under the banner of Islam. It's not the same as Europe. The radical elements had to pack up and come a long way to get to our shores. Lampooning elements of the faith might not be wise for personal safety but aren't automatically reprehensible either. In fact, they might sometimes be entirely appropriate.