Hmmm. How would one go about trying to eliminate and destroy Western civilization from within? Would one’s strategy in doing that involve trying to intimidate critics of Islamic jihad into silence, and threatening those who examine the elements of Islam that incite to violence and teach Islamic supremacism? “Prosecutors slowly build case against Muslim charity,” by David Koenig for Associated Press (thanks to Twostellas):
DALLAS (AP) – Prosecutors have shown a jury evidence that leaders of a local Muslim charity were outraged by Israel’s treatment of Palestinians, they sang pro-Hamas songs and had financial dealings with a man whom the U.S. government would later call a terrorist.
Whether any of that amounted to a crime seemed uncertain after the first two weeks of a trial in federal district court that could last several months.
Federal prosecutors used wiretapped phone calls and videos seized in police raids to slowly build their case that officials of the Holy Land Foundation for Relief and Development raised millions for Hamas terrorists.
Holy Land was the largest Muslim charity in the United States when federal agents shut it down in December 2001. President Bush personally announced that its assets had been seized.
On one of the tapes, a Muslim Brotherhood leader implored Muslims in North America to do their part in “a kind of grand jihad in eliminating and destroying the Western civilization from within.”…