The answer has long been the same: bad governance. And it's not just a problem in France; it's a spreading worldwide trend among developed nations.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. So too a patent troll.
With the frenzy following his son Ahmeds bringing a suspicious-looking modified clock to high school, Texas-based Islamic political activist Mohammed Elhassan Mohammed finally succeeded in creating something hes sought for a long time: a national media event that can be used to shine the light on alleged crimes of the United States, from accusations of Islamophobia in Irving, Texas, to American complicity in the 9/11 attacks.
If there is one principle that the United States values it is liberty. So when thinking of the USs relationship with worldwide movements for freedom and democracy, one would expect it to support them as a matter of course.
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