Montel Williams is the latest crazy liberal to worry that America may overreact to the slaughter at Fort Hood. He wondered out loud if the government (with the democrats in charge?) will throw Muslims into internment camps because to the Fort Hood massacre.
Radio Equalizer reported, via Free Republic:
Here’s the transcript, via Radio Equalizer:
WILLIAMS (45:48): We pulled something like this back in World War II when we decided to round up all Japanese Americans and put them in internment camps…The [anti-Muslim] rhetoric… could get out of hand. What do you think?
FRANK FARLEY (Temple University): I agree totally… The possibilities of prejudice and racism and so on are incredible here. We should be treating this as a unique incident and look at the factors involved in this very unique and specific incident and not overgeneralize. Unfortunately, we tend to overgeneralize all the time. The idea that all Muslims are the same is ridiculous…
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WILLIAMS: Even if it comes out… that his frame of reference was his religion and that was what was giving him the power within himself to make his stand, that doesn’t mean that the religion is to blame.
FARLEY: Absolutely, his interpretation [of Islam] may vary dramatically from [that of] his fellow Muslims.