The PJ Tatler

Muslim Brotherhood Calls for a 'United Arab States' with Jerusalem as its Capital

Time and time again, we see how Western concepts, when articulated through an Islamic framework, lead to results antithetical to the West.  For instance, “democracy” and “elections”—which in the West suggest “freedom,” “human rights,” “liberty,” etc.—are today being used to bring Sharia law, the antithesis of Western law, to power.

Safwat Hegazy

In this recent video, the Muslim Brotherhood’s Dr. Safwat Hegazy, a popular preacher, talks about how he yearns to see Arab nations become “like the United States”—for them to unify into the “United Arab States.”  While that may sound like an admirable (or at least neutral) goal, bear in mind what he is alluding to: the resurrection of a caliphate—which by nature exists to expand, including through jihad.

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