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Making Friends with the Enemy... The Nuclear Way

Joe Kaufman

In a speech recently made in front of a group of children, our President, George W. Bush, offered the following bit of wisdom: "One way to fight evil is to fight it with kindness and love and compassion." While I would agree if the statement were made concerning the subject of something like substance abuse, when it comes to fighting Islamic Fundamentalism, it is as far from reality as possible. The real way to fight this type of evil - the only way - is - if I may steal a line from one of my favorite Planet of the Apes movies - by "pure merciless force." Aside from Arabic, that is the only language they understand!

A fundamental flaw being portrayed by this Administration is that it believes these monsters actually have feelings. Why else would we drop food on the Afghanis or ask our American children to donate money to their children (a.k.a. Future Terrorists of Afghanistan)? How silly of us to think that we're actually going to sway Muslim opinion throughout the world by acting "compassionate"! The truth is that they don't care. The Muslims that hate us, at the end of the day, will still hate us. And the ones that don't, at the end of the day, won't.

In other words, we're not gaining any ground here. In fact, not only are we not gaining any ground, we are actually losing ground, for the simple reason that we're spending too much time kissing behinds and dropping food and not enough time dropping bombs. And when I say bombs, I'm not talking about the "bottle rockets" we've been launching at the Taliban… I'm talking about major (and minor) nukes!

No one ('cept for a few drugged-out Woodstock hippie chicks) will ever say that President Harry S. Truman didn't have guts. When he ordered the bombing out of two Japanese cities, during World War II, Truman knew far ahead of time of the civilian casualties that would be incurred, but he also knew that it was the only way to end the war.

The attacks on our World Trade Center and Pentagon took the lives of 5000 Americans, far greater a number than the attack on Pearl Harbor. Question: If the decimation of Hiroshima and Nagasaki was the right thing to do, in response to Pearl Harbor, then why the heck are we saving our nuclear weapons now? And furthermore, if we're not using them, why do we have the nukes in the first place? After all, there is no more Soviet Union to compete with. If the attacks are not a good enough reason to use them, then what are we holding on to them for?!!!

Now, at this point, you may think of me as being no less than a madman, but hear me out, for I have a method to my madness.

In using nuclear weaponry, I do not suggest we randomly take out cities and towns around the globe. That would be highly irresponsible. What I do suggest, though, is that we perform, like our Administration has been saying, strategic targeted attacks.

First stop, Syria! Over twenty terrorist organizations, including a handful of the major ones, have their home offices located in the city of Damascus, the capital of Syria. Instead of trying to woo Syria into our coalition against terrorism, as our Administration has been doing, by offering to take them off the "terrorist list," we should nuke Damascus and send the members of each one of its housed terrorist organizations scurrying around like a chicken with its head chopped off. If we're truly looking to eradicate terrorism, this is the first place I would have gone after.

Second, Osama bin Laden, Al Quaida and the Taliban. It seems that these were the guys responsible for our recent attacks, or at least they have been a decent scapegoat. Before wasting this last month bombing Taliban installations, while at the same time allowing members of the Taliban government to run free into Pakistan, we should have nuked the Afghanistan capital of Kabul. In addition, we should not be sending out our ground troops to their deathbeds by having them search for Enemy Number One in any mountainous caverns. A low level nuke will flatten any mountain out, and thereby flatten bin Laden and his evil band of not-so-merry men.

Third would be Iraq. Iraq could very well be to blame for the recent Anthrax attacks that have found their way to nearly every part of our country. But whether it is to blame or not, we know that Iraq is an enemy, and we know that its government is hiding and producing weapons of mass destruction. The answer to this? That's right, nuke 'em… every facility… every weapon… and Saddam, as well.

Fourth, stop tying Israel's hands, and bring her into the coalition against terror. Israel is the only country that has suffered terrorism every day since its creation and, therefore, has the experience to deal with it. Whether our newfound (anti-Jewish) Muslim friends like it or not, our mishaps in this war show that we desperately need an Israel to give us some guidance.

These things that I suggested may not end terrorism outright, but they will do much to halt its progress. On the other hand, attempting to make friends out of the terrorists - our sworn enemies - does nothing but make us look weak and foolish.

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In agreement
Scott F. Berendt
December 07, 2001
I agree wholeheartedly with What Mr. Kaufman has to say, with the exception of one minor detail.. Do NOT bring Israel into the coalition.. Leave her out for now.. If Israel is brought in, it would surely spark an all out battle against her, by ALL the Arab countries, in such a short period of time that the U.S. could not possibly respond to in time to safe the slaughtering of our brothers and sisters.. Israel, by far, has more experience handling terrorism than any other country on the face of the earth.. However, as I've said, It would be the demise of Israel.. Ask yourself, could Israel and the united states withstand the invasion of literally Millions of Arab Islamic Fanatics in the course of 24 hours? Thats all the time it would take to get these animals mobilized.. It's just not worth it..
THINK!!!
Luther
December 11, 2001
Its because of you Slimy Jews that America is being attacked, and when you talk garbage like that their going to want to kill you and kill us in the process ... Do you ever wonder that wherever you people go people hate you??? Its because of your parasitic nature..Go to Israel and leave America in peace...
Peace may be a greater threat than war to Israel
Paul Darilek
October 25, 2003
Good points, Joe. But I can't understand why you stop there. What about all the Negro terrorists? Who will bomb them? It seems quite racist to only want to nuke Arab terrorists. There are some strategic spots to be dealt with in Sudan, Angola and Nigeria, and I'm getting darn tired of the Tutus and the Hutsies' fighting, wherever they are. Also the French (and all of Old Europe for that matter) seem pretty supportive of the terrorists, so why would we let them get away with that? Just because they're white? Don't get me started on Chinese terror in Tibet--the only language they understand, besides Mandarin and Cantonese and several hundred other dialects, is the bomb. The Indians have the bomb, and I bet you don't speak any Hindi or Urdu or anything (I don't either), so guess what's the only language we have that the Hindoostanis understand?! I agree Kabul has to go, but that might fuel the rage of the terrorists in Florida flight schools, so we need to figure something out before nuking Florida. I was worried from your tone that you might want to nuke some "strategic spots" too close to Israel. Neither of us want nuclear fallout to interfere with the Second Coming, so ground troops are in order for Egypt, Jordan, the unconquered portions of the Promised Land, Syria (beg to differ with your otherwise flawless plan, Joe) and Canada. Don't worry though, because we can send mostly Hispanics, Negros, and other colored alliance of the willing troops, so as not to be racist, or die ourselves. They say the nicest sunsets will be those that are filtered through the haze of nuclear after-blast, so I wouldn't want to nuke too far from the Holy Land either, so there's your solution for the problem of recent Irani non-cooperation. Then there can finally be peace in the land God promised us, and the Messiah can appear against a lovely burnt-red backdrop and take us Home while all those terrorists burn in Hell. And if we find ourselves there too for all those nuclear bombs we dropped, I'll be like, dude, Yahweh, but You promised.
Joe Kaufman, Making Friends with the Enemy... The
Paul Darilek
October 25, 2003
Good points, Joe. But I can't understand why you stop there. What about all the Negro terrorists? Who will bomb them? It seems quite racist to only want to nuke Arab terrorists. There are some strategic spots to be dealt with in Sudan, Angola and Nigeria, and I'm getting darn tired of the Tutus and the Hutsies' fighting, wherever they are. Also the French (and all of Old Europe for that matter) seem pretty supportive of the terrorists, so why would we let them get away with that? Just because they're white? Don't get me started on Chinese terror in Tibet--the only language they understand, besides Mandarin and Cantonese and several hundred other dialects, is the bomb. The Indians have the bomb, and I bet you don't speak any Hindi or Urdu or anything (I don't either), so guess what's the only language we have that the Hindoostanis understand?! I agree Kabul has to go, but that might fuel the rage of the terrorists in Florida flight schools, so we need to figure something out before nuking Florida. I was worried from your tone that you might want to nuke some "strategic spots" too close to Israel. Neither of us want nuclear fallout to interfere with the Second Coming, so ground troops are in order for Egypt, Jordan, the unconquered portions of the Promised Land, Syria (beg to differ with your otherwise flawless plan, Joe) and Canada. Don't worry though, because we can send mostly Hispanics, Negros, and other colored alliance of the willing troops, so as not to be racist, or die ourselves. They say the nicest sunsets will be those that are filtered through the haze of nuclear after-blast, so I wouldn't want to nuke too far from the Holy Land either, so there's your solution for the problem of recent Irani non-cooperation. Then there can finally be peace in the land God promised us, and the Messiah can appear against a lovely burnt-red backdrop and take us Home while all those terrorists burn in Hell. And if we find ourselves there too for all those nuclear bombs we dropped, I'll be like, dude, Yahweh, but You promised.
Challenging Racism
Harry Grunstein
October 26, 2003
Israeli ambassador to Sweden (Mazel) pulls the plug on an anti-Israel exhibit perceiving it to be offensive to the Jewish State, a bold and defiant deed for a diplomat. Many are expecting the Jews to remain complacent and not oppose racism at its roots. Should they go through hell once again, as they did, during the Holocaust without challenging the disease in its infancy ? The resurgence of anti-Semitism in Europe is reminiscent of the early 30's. Synagogues in France employ armed guards. Community centers are being sprayed with graffiti; Orthodox Jews have been attacked in the streets; synagogues have been bombed and the list goes on. Glorifying a suicide bomber in an art exhibit that is linked to the Genocide Conference being sponsored by (neutral) Sweden reveals the direction that Europe is heading in once again. The art in question was a photo of a terrorist on a sea of red. In the 30's a black Swastika on a sea of red was also considered art and was actually revered by much of Europe. Be aware that Adolf Hitler was a democratically elected member of the Reichstag, elected by the ancestors of the individuals recently polled by the E.U. (59%) identifying Israel as the greatest threat to world peace. This ommunities tendency of being anti-Judeo/Zionist pre-dates the inquisition. Generally the label Israel (the name of the Jewish State)is synonymous with Judaism or Zionism. It is easy to see how Europe is once again taking on an anti-Semitic tilt as Israel is being equated with other genocidal governments at this exhibition; yet, omitting mention of the suicide bombers philosophy of annihilation of the Jewish people (also ,there is no mention of the Nazi genocide which aided in the re-birth of the Jewish state). Mazel had the courage to protest the offensive use of art to glorify murder. We should all have this courage and oppose this dark cloud that is growing over Europe once again.
Joe the Extremist
Mohammad
October 26, 2003
Your past article shows that you are the evil himself. We do not need people like you in America. You belong to jail to stop your plan to kill people in the future. You forgot your roommate the drug dealer when you was at college he gives you his greetings. Why you have not mention about your father in your web site! Shame on you! Before writing this article go back to your mother to breast feed you with butter milk. Ask your self what did you do to America since you born or since 9/11? NOTHING! I know many Arabs and Muslims have been working hard since 9/11 to prevent any future attacks on America. Indeed, your are the real enemy of America. GO HOME TO YOUR HUMANITY MAN!
Joe the Extremist
Mohammad Rafiq
October 26, 2003
Your past article shows that you are the evil himself. We do not need people like you in America. You belong to jail to stop your plan to kill people in the future. You forgot your roommate the drug dealer when you was at college he gives you his greetings. Why you have not mention about your father in your web site! Shame on you! Before writing this article go back to your mother to breast feed you with butter milk. Ask your self what did you do to America since you born or since 9/11? NOTHING! I know many Arabs and Muslims have been working hard since 9/11 to prevent any future attacks on America. Indeed, your are the real enemy of America. GO HOME TO YOUR HUMANITY MAN!
Joe Kaufman Promotes Terrorist Organizations
John Pierre
October 26, 2003
Joe Kaufman (www.joe4rep.com), who heads the Florida-based Citizens Against Hate and is co-founder of the Republican Jewish Coalition of South Florida, has in the past promoted the terrorist organizations Kach and Kahane Chai on his website. According to the U.S. Department of State, Kahane Chai and Kach are known terrorist organizations and are banned in the United States. SEE: http://www.state.gov/s/ct/rls/pgtrpt/2000/2450.htm On October 10, 2003, the Washington Post reported that the United States added to its list of foreign terrorist organizations “newkach.org, kahane.org, kahane.net, kahanetzadak.com as aliases for the Jewish group Kahane Chai or Kach, which is suspected of organizing attacks on Palestinians." The Post article also stated: "Under U.S. law, it would be illegal to provide money or other material support to the designated Web sites." SEE: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A8285-2003Oct10.html As recently as April of this year, Joe Kaufman listed kahane.org as a recommended link on his website. Kaufman later removed the link after CAIR-FL exposed his efforts to promote the group. In an article written in January of 2001 on a forum of the radical Jewish Defense League, Kaufman praised the Kahane movement and its founder Mier Kahane. In that article Kaufman said of Kahane: "It was perfectly understandable, if he were to have hated Arabs. Just like, during the Holocaust, it was perfectly understandable for a Jew to hate Germans…If the Kahanes' memory serves us any purpose, it's to show that trust (and peace) is ultimately between only ourselves." SEE: http://www.network54.com/Hide/Forum/message? forumid=20188&messageid=978489157 Joe, the truth ALWAYS come out...ALWAYS :) God Bless America!
SORRY DECEIVERS
Jewish PIGS
October 28, 2003
Your sorry selves didn't put the article about the TERRORIST JOE KAUFMAN??? Gee...big surprise to me!
Damn hypocrites
Damn hypocrites
November 03, 2003
why didn't you damn hypocrites put the article about the terrorist JOE KAFIRMAN supporting terrorists like himself?
Uncle Nuke
Mark Wicks
November 04, 2003
Nuking Damascus would not surpirse me in the least. I actually would expect it to happen if you consider the following. "The burden of Damascus. Behold, Damascus is taken away from being a city, and it shall be a ruinous heap." This is a prophecy from the Book of Isaiah in the Bible. Damascus is one of the oldest cities in the world and since this prophecy was written Damascus has never been leveled. Onl one thing that is likey going to turn it into a heap. Can you say Uncle Nuke....I knew you could.
Reply to Joe Kaufman
AMANA
December 20, 2003
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. The Lord of Adam, Abraham, Moses, Jesus and the final Prophet: Muhammad (Peace be upon them all) This is a Reply letter to Mr. Joe Kaufman for his previous letters and messages against Islam & the U. S. Muslims in America. December 2003 Mr. Joel F. Kaufman joe@joe4rep.com http://www.joe4rep.com Dear Joe: We, as Muslim leaders in Florida and other parts of this great nation have been working hard to make this country as safe and secure place for everyone: for Muslims, for Christians, for Jews, for every human being living on our land the United States. We strive to make it safe even for radical people like you. America belongs to me as much as it belongs to any American Citizen, whether you accept it or not! Our American flag does not belong to people that does not pay respect to it or to our Constitution. This flag belongs also to me but does not belong to people who are trying to propagate hate and discrimination against other fellow Americans. Your background proves that you have been doing divisions and destruction among the different American communities in the name of “citizens against hate”. This is not healthy for our community structure. It is worth to mention how my love story starts with this Country. First, it started when our Government accepted me and converted me from stateless person to an American citizen. This happened after the Israeli Occupation of my land, Palestine, and after my parents were thrown out from Palestine. The United States of America was the only country that opened its arms to us as well as to many other Muslims and Arabs. America accepted us as American Citizens, to live in freedom and away from humiliation and aggression. Even though, you have been attacking our freedom and our identity as American individuals for long time. I guarantee you that if you do not stop I will take every legal necessary step to make sure that you will be refrained from this conduct and disciplined by our legal system, based on the laws and justice. The second reason my America’s love and appreciation is that I feel in debt to this great country. Specifically when the Medicaid covered me with the entire cost of both of my hips replacements which reached $350,000.00 . The third reason, and not the least or last one, is that this country is providing my wife and my children with a high quality education right now, free of cost. All these reasons, and many others, makes me much more loyal than many others who live in this country. Do you think that I will turn my back against such giving country? (In your dreams!) If you think I am not a loyal citizen, or that many other Muslim leaders and Imams are not loyal to the United States, it must be that your ideas emanate from the hate which covers your sick heart. This hate expressions are vicious and completely unfounded feelings towards great law abiding citizens such as Arabs and Muslims and also expresses your hate against Islam in general. All these clearly violates our principal law: The United States Constitution and its Amendments which clearly protect us, the law abiding citizens, from people like you, who discriminate and raise hate towards decent citizens based on race and religion. (Your web site and your previous statements are sustaining evidence of my opinion on you.) Our democratic principles provide a legal process when citizens do not like certain things, laws or regulations. If you wish you may try to change them through your congressmen or by voting against them at the time of election. You should practice that, which is the legal and appropriate way of U. S. citizen behavior, instead of trying to damage our country and your fellow citizens with your hand (your pen) and your mouth, by means of defamation. (Your writings should be banned and prohibited from publishing because you are abusing your right to free speech by defamations on our law abiding communities and especially hurting our kids and children). We thank our many Jewish and Christian friends who share our point of view and joined us in denouncing your discriminatory actions and pronounced themselves also against your hate filled actions and expressions. Today I would like to inform you that since 9-11-01 you have not done nothing for the safety and security of our land (Shame on you!). Today I call on every single citizen should commit part of his/her time, efforts and financial assistance to collaborate with crime prevention programs to keep the risk of terrorism to its lowest levels. Try to be a better citizen and start to put your great efforts in constructing a better nation instead of destructing it with your defamation and hate. We have been doing a lot to improve all citizens’ safety. We, together with the help of other community leaders such as: Mr. Altaf Ali, director of the FL Council of American Islamic Relations (CAIR), Imam Ibrahim of Boca Raton Masjid, Dr. Elia, and Mr. Jack Lieberman Co-Chairs of JADA (the Jewish Arab Dialogue) and others Muslim and non-Muslims community leaders who are really working towards a more peaceful and secure nation for us and for our children. It is my sincere advise that you should learn from them and always stand respectful when they pass near you, they are working for you and your family’s safety every day and night. I urge you today to stop the childish games you have been doing against our community. I am formally requesting from you today to stop spying on our Muslim leaders, to stop harassing Muslim leaders, to stop your lies and dirty, untrue, hate filled dangerous allegations you are constantly raising left and right without a minimal consideration to the feelings of the others, their families and their community. I urge you to stop sneaking to our parking lots and to stop following us! We are denouncing this acts to State and Federal authorities, this is not a game, it is a serious matter, and a violation of law. We do have many witnesses Mr. Joe, and we pray that you will be legally stopped and reprimanded for your continuous harassments. We also pray that your hate will not lead you in the future to act like Dr. Goldstein from Tampa, FL, when he was caught trying to explode fifty Islamic Centers and schools around Florida. If you ask me why I have concerns that you could consider acting as Dr. Goldstein; let me remind you of your statements, which took place in front of group of children and kids when you expressed your evil intentions and recommendations that our government should, instead of sending food to the children of Afghanistan it should bomb and nuke them and do the same with other parts of the Muslim world such as Syria and Iraq. Also you expressed that our Government should nuke the Capitals of Muslim countries ignoring where there are children and civilians living, additionally you have said “why to have nuclear Bombs if do not use them”. (With this evil mentality you will never be elected to an office Mr. Joe or any other delegate position). (Please read your own speech at: http://www.floridajewish.com/speakout_display.asp?title=Making+Friends+with+the+Enemy%2E%2E%2E+The+Nuclear+Way We are aware that CAIR did ask our authorities to investigate you and your associates, and I am certain, and I can assure you that our authorities are already keeping a good eye on a radical and extremist person like you. It is their job and they do it very well. Because now they are responsible for your future actions. Keep in your evil mind that if you ever harm any body in our community or in any other community, or if you helped anybody or foreign entity to harm any American citizen in this country you will be personally responsible and will be hold accountable. Not only you but also anybody who neglected and followed your weird behavior will be questioned for not stopping a mad person like you. You have been attacking every legitimate and sincere Muslim leader in this country on a consistent basis, fortunately you do not speak on behalf of the Jewish community in general which I have a great respect for their vast great achievements (I hope you try to learn from your own community Mr. Joe Kaufman). Many have spoken out against Daniel Pipes, a well known Islamophobic that you gather information from to use against the Muslim community. This hate must stop because our children are questioning us about your hate. As Jesus said, “by their fruit you shall know them”, indeed looking at your back ground, you have not done any thing for the safety and the security to our country, except to spread hate and racism. I as well as other Muslim leaders have contributed significantly to our country, the United States, and I have a proven record to show that I have been preaching around my communities and reaching to other communities for years to fight extremism, violence of all natures, hate, discrimination, radicals, and terrorists. Thank God that I do have a good record that you do not. I have written an educational articles in the past, even before 9-11-01, to educate my community and other communities against terrorism and against extremists radicals like you. I promise you that I will keep writing whether you support or whether you stand and insist in your radical and hate filled ideas. America will not stand for people like you who have proved “Anti Islam, Muslims and anti Arab-Semitics”. I urge you to reply to all allegations that have been brought against you! By not replying you are giving testimony that you are accepting these charges. Your records show the following: - You have publicly supported and promoted terrorist organizations in the past at the time of every body knowledge that they are black listed by the FBI. (See the achieve in your website) - You claimed in one of your memos that you are working in the FBI. - Have spoke in front of group of children and Kids recommended to Nukes Millions of Muslims (See your own www.joe4rep.com ) - Stood against Arab Jewish Israeli, (JADA, Jewish & Arab Dialogue) organization and attacking there top official members who myself one of the board member in JADA. - Had a roommate in the past who used to be a drug dealer. - Failed to prove yourself in past 2 elections as a sincere American. - Trying to stand beside a foreign country against American Citizens. (Requesting the Israeli government diplomatic official to boycott Americans calling for Peace in Israel. A gain I was one of the American Citizens) I have never seen a person calling on any foreign government to stand against his own American Great Citizens. You are mad man Joe! - Urging and requesting from Eliezer "Lazie" Rivlin a senior advisor to Israel's Minister of Communications and the brother of Israel's Speaker of the Knesset Reuven Rivlin, not to moderate an American event to boycott American Citizens (I am one of them) who attended Temple of Israel to give a speech to build a bridge between American Muslims and American Jews and to support peace agreements. Again you are getting or asking for foreign assistance against your own fellow American Citizens. Shame on you! - We have witnesses that you have been following, spying on Muslim leaders and hiding in Muslim Centers parking lots. - You have been against the peace agreements and against peaceful solutions between Palestinians and Israelis. Which our president Bush and our congress have been trying to support. (review your web site: www.joe4rep.com ) - Accused by many Muslim leaders and non Muslim leaders that you are an Anti Islam, anti American Muslims and anti Arab-Semitics. - You frivolously accused the ADC (the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee) that promote hate and terror without any single solid proof. Ignoring their previous great achievements. - You have been invited by AMANA and other interfaith organization to join and to be part of and you have ignored the invitations and instead you start to attack any organization with active Arab or Muslim leaders. I sincerely hope that the law enforcement authorities will conduct an investigation into your relationships with groups that are deemed terrorist groups by the United States of America. Also an investigation for your request to the embassy of foreign country to stand against American Citizens. Also I hope you to show evidence that you have never accepted illegal or foreign funds of $100 or more today or in the past to use it against your fellow American Citizens. Here are some recommendations for you Joe, and to all radicals who are not raised in good or normal homes and that are helping in building hate to their fellow country citizens, hate against the government and hate against people from other faiths. I invite you today to do one or more of the following: - Be part and volunteer in the Citizen Corps programs. ( Please visit: www.citizncorps.com ) - Join at least one interfaith group. (Such as NCCJ, JAM, JADA, FRIEND and many I can recommend) - Have your organization “Citizens Against Hate” to move in positive directions. So far it is not! - Build a bridges and better relations with the other faith groups such as Christian and Muslim groups. - Arrange for meeting with me personally or other Muslim leaders to get to know us better. (Learn not to judge someone you do not know.) - If you consider getting counseling I will provide you with a good counselor for free. If you go with my advices I will be more than happy to shake your hand and to invite you to join us in working for safer and more secure America. This offer will not be expired Joe remember that! Our nation is going through many challenges these days and at home we need to be better citizens and to have a stronger foundation for better life for us and a better future for our children. (One day if you ever have children like me you will know better what I am talking about). With or without you Mr. Joe Kaufman, myself and my other Muslim, Jew, Christian and other faiths brothers will keep working hard and around the clock to prevent crime and terrorism, to prevent and fight together against any future man made or natural disasters may attack our country. Sincerely, A concerned Muslim neighbor Br. Sofian Abdelaziz Zakkout - Director of AMANA, The American Muslim Association of North America, - Director of AIPO, Americans for Israeli & Palestinian Orphans, Inc., - Board Member at the Miami Dade County Citizen Corps, - Board Member at FRIEND, Florida Regional Interfaith/Interagency Emergency Network in Disasters - Board Member at JADA, Jewish Arab Dialogue Association, and - Member in the "Florida SAC", Florida State Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights END C.C. The FBI, FDLE, FL Attorney General, Miami Dade, Broward and Boca Raton Counties Prosecutors, FL Sheriffs, AMANA Lawyers, AMANA Muslim advisors, AMANA Community Advisors, CAIR FL, CAIR Washington, ACLU, West Palm Beach, Broward and Miami Police Departments, Front Page editor, News Agencies Editors, Our friends in Mosques, Churches and synagogues. Please visit al-AMANA Voice at: www.al-amana.org for more info on AMANA. (The Islamic Center for Reaching & Preaching) ====================================================== The American Muslim Association of North America, AMANA. Proudly serving the U. S. Muslim communities since 1992 MAIN OFFICE MIAMI / FLORIDA: P. O. Box 5212, Miami, FL 33014 USA Tel. 305-898-9314, Fax. 305-945-0399 E-mail: info@al-amana.org www.al-amana.org "Islam Honors Human & Civil Rights! We Honor them Too." Al-AMANA Voice
Reply to Joe Kaufman
AMANA
December 20, 2003
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. The Lord of Adam, Abraham, Moses, Jesus and the final Prophet: Muhammad (Peace be upon them all) This is a Reply letter to Mr. Joe Kaufman for his previous letters and messages against Islam & the U. S. Muslims in America. December 2003 Mr. Joel F. Kaufman joe@joe4rep.com http://www.joe4rep.com Dear Joe: We, as Muslim leaders in Florida and other parts of this great nation have been working hard to make this country as safe and secure place for everyone: for Muslims, for Christians, for Jews, for every human being living on our land the United States. We strive to make it safe even for radical people like you. America belongs to me as much as it belongs to any American Citizen, whether you accept it or not! Our American flag does not belong to people that does not pay respect to it or to our Constitution. This flag belongs also to me but does not belong to people who are trying to propagate hate and discrimination against other fellow Americans. Your background proves that you have been doing divisions and destruction among the different American communities in the name of “citizens against hate”. This is not healthy for our community structure. It is worth to mention how my love story starts with this Country. First, it started when our Government accepted me and converted me from stateless person to an American citizen. This happened after the Israeli Occupation of my land, Palestine, and after my parents were thrown out from Palestine. The United States of America was the only country that opened its arms to us as well as to many other Muslims and Arabs. America accepted us as American Citizens, to live in freedom and away from humiliation and aggression. Even though, you have been attacking our freedom and our identity as American individuals for long time. I guarantee you that if you do not stop I will take every legal necessary step to make sure that you will be refrained from this conduct and disciplined by our legal system, based on the laws and justice. The second reason my America’s love and appreciation is that I feel in debt to this great country. Specifically when the Medicaid covered me with the entire cost of both of my hips replacements which reached $350,000.00 . The third reason, and not the least or last one, is that this country is providing my wife and my children with a high quality education right now, free of cost. All these reasons, and many others, makes me much more loyal than many others who live in this country. Do you think that I will turn my back against such giving country? (In your dreams!) If you think I am not a loyal citizen, or that many other Muslim leaders and Imams are not loyal to the United States, it must be that your ideas emanate from the hate which covers your sick heart. This hate expressions are vicious and completely unfounded feelings towards great law abiding citizens such as Arabs and Muslims and also expresses your hate against Islam in general. All these clearly violates our principal law: The United States Constitution and its Amendments which clearly protect us, the law abiding citizens, from people like you, who discriminate and raise hate towards decent citizens based on race and religion. (Your web site and your previous statements are sustaining evidence of my opinion on you.) Our democratic principles provide a legal process when citizens do not like certain things, laws or regulations. If you wish you may try to change them through your congressmen or by voting against them at the time of election. You should practice that, which is the legal and appropriate way of U. S. citizen behavior, instead of trying to damage our country and your fellow citizens with your hand (your pen) and your mouth, by means of defamation. (Your writings should be banned and prohibited from publishing because you are abusing your right to free speech by defamations on our law abiding communities and especially hurting our kids and children). We thank our many Jewish and Christian friends who share our point of view and joined us in denouncing your discriminatory actions and pronounced themselves also against your hate filled actions and expressions. Today I would like to inform you that since 9-11-01 you have not done nothing for the safety and security of our land (Shame on you!). Today I call on every single citizen should commit part of his/her time, efforts and financial assistance to collaborate with crime prevention programs to keep the risk of terrorism to its lowest levels. Try to be a better citizen and start to put your great efforts in constructing a better nation instead of destructing it with your defamation and hate. We have been doing a lot to improve all citizens’ safety. We, together with the help of other community leaders such as: Mr. Altaf Ali, director of the FL Council of American Islamic Relations (CAIR), Imam Ibrahim of Boca Raton Masjid, Dr. Elia, and Mr. Jack Lieberman Co-Chairs of JADA (the Jewish Arab Dialogue) and others Muslim and non-Muslims community leaders who are really working towards a more peaceful and secure nation for us and for our children. It is my sincere advise that you should learn from them and always stand respectful when they pass near you, they are working for you and your family’s safety every day and night. I urge you today to stop the childish games you have been doing against our community. I am formally requesting from you today to stop spying on our Muslim leaders, to stop harassing Muslim leaders, to stop your lies and dirty, untrue, hate filled dangerous allegations you are constantly raising left and right without a minimal consideration to the feelings of the others, their families and their community. I urge you to stop sneaking to our parking lots and to stop following us! We are denouncing this acts to State and Federal authorities, this is not a game, it is a serious matter, and a violation of law. We do have many witnesses Mr. Joe, and we pray that you will be legally stopped and reprimanded for your continuous harassments. We also pray that your hate will not lead you in the future to act like Dr. Goldstein from Tampa, FL, when he was caught trying to explode fifty Islamic Centers and schools around Florida. If you ask me why I have concerns that you could consider acting as Dr. Goldstein; let me remind you of your statements, which took place in front of group of children and kids when you expressed your evil intentions and recommendations that our government should, instead of sending food to the children of Afghanistan it should bomb and nuke them and do the same with other parts of the Muslim world such as Syria and Iraq. Also you expressed that our Government should nuke the Capitals of Muslim countries ignoring where there are children and civilians living, additionally you have said “why to have nuclear Bombs if do not use them”. (With this evil mentality you will never be elected to an office Mr. Joe or any other delegate position). (Please read your own speech at: http://www.floridajewish.com/speakout_display.asp?title=Making+Friends+with+the+Enemy%2E%2E%2E+The+Nuclear+Way We are aware that CAIR did ask our authorities to investigate you and your associates, and I am certain, and I can assure you that our authorities are already keeping a good eye on a radical and extremist person like you. It is their job and they do it very well. Because now they are responsible for your future actions. Keep in your evil mind that if you ever harm any body in our community or in any other community, or if you helped anybody or foreign entity to harm any American citizen in this country you will be personally responsible and will be hold accountable. Not only you but also anybody who neglected and followed your weird behavior will be questioned for not stopping a mad person like you. You have been attacking every legitimate and sincere Muslim leader in this country on a consistent basis, fortunately you do not speak on behalf of the Jewish community in general which I have a great respect for their vast great achievements (I hope you try to learn from your own community Mr. Joe Kaufman). Many have spoken out against Daniel Pipes, a well known Islamophobic that you gather information from to use against the Muslim community. This hate must stop because our children are questioning us about your hate. As Jesus said, “by their fruit you shall know them”, indeed looking at your back ground, you have not done any thing for the safety and the security to our country, except to spread hate and racism. I as well as other Muslim leaders have contributed significantly to our country, the United States, and I have a proven record to show that I have been preaching around my communities and reaching to other communities for years to fight extremism, violence of all natures, hate, discrimination, radicals, and terrorists. Thank God that I do have a good record that you do not. I have written an educational articles in the past, even before 9-11-01, to educate my community and other communities against terrorism and against extremists radicals like you. I promise you that I will keep writing whether you support or whether you stand and insist in your radical and hate filled ideas. America will not stand for people like you who have proved “Anti Islam, Muslims and anti Arab-Semitics”. I urge you to reply to all allegations that have been brought against you! By not replying you are giving testimony that you are accepting these charges. Your records show the following: - You have publicly supported and promoted terrorist organizations in the past at the time of every body knowledge that they are black listed by the FBI. (See the achieve in your website) - You claimed in one of your memos that you are working in the FBI. - Have spoke in front of group of children and Kids recommended to Nukes Millions of Muslims (See your own www.joe4rep.com ) - Stood against Arab Jewish Israeli, (JADA, Jewish & Arab Dialogue) organization and attacking there top official members who myself one of the board member in JADA. - Had a roommate in the past who used to be a drug dealer. - Failed to prove yourself in past 2 elections as a sincere American. - Trying to stand beside a foreign country against American Citizens. (Requesting the Israeli government diplomatic official to boycott Americans calling for Peace in Israel. A gain I was one of the American Citizens) I have never seen a person calling on any foreign government to stand against his own American Great Citizens. You are mad man Joe! - Urging and requesting from Eliezer "Lazie" Rivlin a senior advisor to Israel's Minister of Communications and the brother of Israel's Speaker of the Knesset Reuven Rivlin, not to moderate an American event to boycott American Citizens (I am one of them) who attended Temple of Israel to give a speech to build a bridge between American Muslims and American Jews and to support peace agreements. Again you are getting or asking for foreign assistance against your own fellow American Citizens. Shame on you! - We have witnesses that you have been following, spying on Muslim leaders and hiding in Muslim Centers parking lots. - You have been against the peace agreements and against peaceful solutions between Palestinians and Israelis. Which our president Bush and our congress have been trying to support. (review your web site: www.joe4rep.com ) - Accused by many Muslim leaders and non Muslim leaders that you are an Anti Islam, anti American Muslims and anti Arab-Semitics. - You frivolously accused the ADC (the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee) that promote hate and terror without any single solid proof. Ignoring their previous great achievements. - You have been invited by AMANA and other interfaith organization to join and to be part of and you have ignored the invitations and instead you start to attack any organization with active Arab or Muslim leaders. I sincerely hope that the law enforcement authorities will conduct an investigation into your relationships with groups that are deemed terrorist groups by the United States of America. Also an investigation for your request to the embassy of foreign country to stand against American Citizens. Also I hope you to show evidence that you have never accepted illegal or foreign funds of $100 or more today or in the past to use it against your fellow American Citizens. Here are some recommendations for you Joe, and to all radicals who are not raised in good or normal homes and that are helping in building hate to their fellow country citizens, hate against the government and hate against people from other faiths. I invite you today to do one or more of the following: - Be part and volunteer in the Citizen Corps programs. ( Please visit: www.citizncorps.com ) - Join at least one interfaith group. (Such as NCCJ, JAM, JADA, FRIEND and many I can recommend) - Have your organization “Citizens Against Hate” to move in positive directions. So far it is not! - Build a bridges and better relations with the other faith groups such as Christian and Muslim groups. - Arrange for meeting with me personally or other Muslim leaders to get to know us better. (Learn not to judge someone you do not know.) - If you consider getting counseling I will provide you with a good counselor for free. If you go with my advices I will be more than happy to shake your hand and to invite you to join us in working for safer and more secure America. This offer will not be expired Joe remember that! Our nation is going through many challenges these days and at home we need to be better citizens and to have a stronger foundation for better life for us and a better future for our children. (One day if you ever have children like me you will know better what I am talking about). With or without you Mr. Joe Kaufman, myself and my other Muslim, Jew, Christian and other faiths brothers will keep working hard and around the clock to prevent crime and terrorism, to prevent and fight together against any future man made or natural disasters may attack our country. Sincerely, A concerned Muslim neighbor Br. Sofian Abdelaziz Zakkout - Director of AMANA, The American Muslim Association of North America, - Director of AIPO, Americans for Israeli & Palestinian Orphans, Inc., - Board Member at the Miami Dade County Citizen Corps, - Board Member at FRIEND, Florida Regional Interfaith/Interagency Emergency Network in Disasters - Board Member at JADA, Jewish Arab Dialogue Association, and - Member in the "Florida SAC", Florida State Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights END C.C. 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Making Friends with the Enemy... The Nuclear Way
Paul
April 18, 2004
Just a few comments really. First of all, it's obvious Mr. Kaufman has never seen anyone die, never killed anyone, never witnessed the effect a bomb blast has on a human body. If he had, he would not talk in such lighthearted terms about mass-murder on a city-wide scale. Dropping a nuclear weapon on a major populated area is probably the worst thing the US could do right now - why do you think it hasnt already been done? Setting aside the obvious moral implications of killing millions of innocents and causing cancer and birth defects in millions more, it would effectively ostracise the US on the international stage, ceasing all co-operation from anyone. This may not matter to the flag-waving 'patriot', who cares nothing for world opinion, but understand that the US is not the only potent military power on this Earth. Also, consider the effect it would have on the attitudes of the Arab world; you will multiply terrorism exponentially, not eliminate it. Terrorist organisations do not have 'headquarters', do you imagine there to be a 'terrorist district' in Damascus? No, the organisations operate largely without central control, and that central control itself is not static. In the end, words can't change a man's mind, only the man himself can do that. So I ask you this in closing; imagine if you will a nuclear weapon dropped onto a major US city. Imagine millions of people being vaporised, blinded, set on fire and burned to death, condemned to wander sightless through the ruins. These people were innocent. There is no difference between American citizens and Syrian citizens in this regard, they are still innocent bystanders. Unless you wish to accuse each and every one of them of terrorism, in which case there arent enough incidents to go round.
Making Friends with the Enemy... The Nuclear Way
Larry Lawson
May 11, 2005
I am disgusted by what you have recently stated. I live in Boca Raton, Florida and I and many Americans believe that the Jews in this country are the cause to the destruction and hatred that much of America has endured in the past 15 years. I however know for a fact that there are many respectable people of your religion that would disagree with you. In time truth and justice will inevitably prevail at the expense of many innocent people, Semites, Muslims and especially Jews. You are in rough shape already and your religion has only taught me to realize that history repeats itself. I have no ill harm towards you or any other ethnicity or culture but I am an American, the American who sees clearly, and there are a good amount of that are aware of the situation. My bet friends are Jews and I will help them with all my energy. I am willing to help each and every religion but when one attacks the other, especially under the guise of the media and the cloak of the red white and blue I am willing to look the other way.
Making Friends with the Enemy... The Nuclear Way
Henry Altman
August 17, 2005
Your Past speaks for Article The following from your own web site: Joe Kaufman stated: There is also a component of Joe's early life that was left out, but is certainly not of any less importance. When Joe was growing up, he encountered much antisemitism. It was heavily present in his elementary school and his high school, and it followed him into his freshman year of college. It was only until college that he took action against it. In the beginning of his second semester at Maryland, his roommate, Craig, whom Joe had previously considered to be a good friend, had put up swastistikas on their dorm room walls. After being told by school officials that his roommate would not be thrown out for this, Joe took the necessary steps to get him expelled for drug possession, as his roommate was having illegal drugs shipped to him via another state.
Making Friends with the Enemy... The Nuclear Way
Nicole
November 09, 2006
To Mr. Joe Kaufman, I cant believe you would think of such inhumane acts. To drop a nuclear bomb any where would definately couse more problems and start WW III, do you not care for humane civilization no matter what country it may be. If you want to rant and rave about The Arabs saying that we should bomb them you are just stooping down to their level. Terrorism is terrorism and it is terrorism that you are talking about and no matter what they did to us it does not in any way make what you had to say justifiable. Your are thinking all wrong you do not know what it is like to go and bomb a country and the affects it has. It is because of people like you with your state of mind why we have hate crimes and, discrimination, and ethnic profiling you need to get your priorities straight.
Making Friends with the Enemy... The Nuclear Way
moisa
January 06, 2007
You deserve another holocaust in order to understand what hate response do to a people. It seems that your comments are just hate based and do not resolve any issue. God have mercy on us!!!!