You have been told about the bad weather. You have been distracted by the Boston Marathon. You have been dismissed by handing you the Virgina Tech shooting tragedy.
You are not being told about the global struggle against Islamic Fascism.
I saw this early on Saturday morning on the local University access channel that is largely ignored by the populace. They had a feed from BBC news.
Did you know that Turkey is at risk for becoming an Islamic controlled state? That their secular democracy is at risk of becoming a theocracy? Did you know how deep I had to dig for this and that I couldn't even find it on the BBC News site
?A protest of more than 300,000 people stating that they want to remain a democracy, recently occurred in Turkey
.Huge rally shows reaction against Erdoğan
Monday, April 16, 2007
ISTANBUL - Turkish Daily News
Turkey's looming presidential elections have been debated mainly at the echelons of the state apparatus until this weekend, but Saturday's huge demonstration in Ankara, organized by the Kemalist Thought Organization (ADD in Turkish acronyms) against Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's possible presidency, might result in a “paradigm shift” on this delicate issue. According to many commentators and analysts, the demonstration showed that there is indeed a reaction, mainly among Turkey's middle classes against Erdoğan's presidency and that the number of people who regard him as the embodiment of the “looming Islamic threat” is not dismissible at all. [...]
And where have you heard about this? Nowhere.
Silence so loud it needs a voice.