In any threat situation fear exists. Fear of death and manner of death, of pain, of confrontation, of shouting bearded men from an alien culture. Fear exists and is useful. Fear of islam / sharia / jihad is not a phobia. The reaction is the key... cowardice is a common response, however bravery, action, insight, leadership are also possible responses to fear.
The other part of response is our lack of belief in ourselves, perhaps even an understanding of why we are not Afghanistan or… Continue