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Ayman al-Zawahiri: Not Just a Terrorist, Also a Racist

Last updated: July 31, 2020 | November 19, 2008 | Anita Barnes
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You didn’t really think that Al Qaeda’s deputy leader, Ayman al-Zawahiri, could become any more of an asshole, but it turns out that the intellectual architect of a reactionary band of religious fanatics doesn’t exactly have enlightened views on race relations. Check out what he says in his latest tape about Barack Obama. AP via TPM:

Al-Zawahri says in an audio message, which appeared on militant Web sites Wednesday, that Obama is “the direct opposite of honorable black Americans” like Malcolm X. He calls Obama a “house negro.”

Who would have known that electing a black president also turns out to have an information-operations component as a bonus? We should want to publicize, far and wide, that Zawahiri is a racist. Drive this discrediting message into the heart of the Muslim world. I wonder what the tens of millions of African and African-American Muslims think about Zawahiri’s charming statement.

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