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Middle East Mindsets

August 4, 2007

Victor Davis Hanson
The Washington Times
August 4, 2007

Radical Islamists love to scream about the “decadent” West. Everything from our operas to our attitudes about women outrage these loud, pious critics.

As part of their condemnation, fundamentalist Muslims say they put a higher premium on family values and reverence for the past than crass modern Americans and Europeans do. But that is hardly true.

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