What a Terrible Racist

By Jeffrey Goldberg

Here's a beauty of a quote from Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal, digging in on the question of whether it was right or wrong for the U.S. to assassinate the mass murderer Osama Bin Laden:

There are moral rules to follow and the shedding the blood of Arabs and Muslims by Americans or others is unacceptable."

The obvious message: Arab and Muslim blood is precious; American blood is garbage.

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