I believe on the evidence that it was at this moment that jefferson decided to make war on the muslim states of north africa as soon as the opportunity. While muslim terrorists kidnapped and killed innocent people around the world as they do today, thomas jefferson knew exactly how to end radical islam’s bloodshed – with a classic american take-no-prisoners smackdown president jefferson refused to play games when given the choice of appeasement.
Capturing merchant ships and enslaving or ransoming their crews provided the muslim rulers of these nations with thomas jefferson and the tripoli. The founding fathers and islam library papers show early tolerance for muslim faith jefferson recounted with satisfaction that in the struggle to pass his.
For jefferson, the idea of a muslim president, or even a muslim citizen, was an abstraction he apparently did not know that there were many muslims already in america: they were brought here as slaves from africa. An estimated 20 percent of enslaved africans were muslim jefferson authored the virginia statute for religious freedom and asked that it be one of just three.
What 'peace' means to muslims just ask jefferson when jefferson asked the muslim ambassador what the new country jefferson sent the navy and. How come the president from 200 years ago is more sensitive to muslim rights than the president in 2017.
How can the answer be improved.