Want to go blind with rage? Read this letter from ISIS to the Foley family

posted at 8:41 am on August 22, 2014 by Noah Rothman

The Global Post, the media outlet which employed the slain American journalist James Foley, revealed this week that both they and the Foley family had been in contact with Islamic State militants who demanded a cash ransom for the release of their prisoner.

On November 26, 2013, the Foley family was told by IS militants demanded $132 million and the release of unspecified prisoners in American captivity in exchange for James Foley, the Global Post revealed. That negotiation proved unsuccessful, and there was no communication between IS militants and the Foleys until August 12, 2014 when they received another letter with a series of much more specific demands that the terrorists claimed were unmet.

It is as much a letter from ISIS to America as it is to the Foley family.

The Global Post decided on Thursday to publish this letter in full:

HOW LONG WILL THE SHEEP FOLLOW THE BLIND SHEPPARD?

A message to the American government and their sheep like citizens:

We have left you alone since your disgraceful defeat in Iraq. We did not interfere in your country or attack your citizens while they were safe in their homes despite our capability to do so!

As for the scum of your society who are held prisoner by us, THEY DARED TO ENTER THE LION’S DEN AND WHERE [sic] EATEN!

“Today our swords are unsheathed towards you, GOVERNMENT AND CITIZENS ALIKE! AND WE WILL NOT STOP UNTILL WE QUENCH OUR THIRST FOR YOUR BLOOD,” the letter continued. “You do not spare our weak, elderly, women or children so we will NOT spare yours!”

You and your citizens will pay the price of your bombings!

The first of which being the blood of the American citizen, James Foley!

He will be executed as a DIRECT result of your transgressions towards us!

The video featuring the execution of James Wright Foley would be made public just six days after this letter was received.

There are some who will object to the publication of this letter, perhaps in much the same way that so many were enraged by the New York Post’s decision to publish an image of Foley the moment before he was beheaded by an IS terrorist. That’s not an unjustified emotion, but it is sometimes better to look evil in the eye than to rage against those media outlets that refuse to sanitize reality.

These people would like nothing more than to kill you and your family. No one is well-served by being shielded from that fact.


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We need to send the Islamic maniacs some airmail in reply.

Until they are smoking holes and greasy smudges in the wasteland they love.

profitsbeard on August 22, 2014 at 11:58 AM

A Subtle Message to ISIS’ From a Ticked Off Military Veteran
The Blaze ^ | August 21, 2014 | Jason Howerton

“In 2012 there was about 21.2 million veterans in the United States. Do you understand what that means? Let me break it down for you. That means there are literally millions of disgruntled, dysfunctional, pissed off veterans who have been dealing with years of abuse from their government stabbing them in the backs and having to watch their friends die because you Islamic extremist idiots can’t seem to act like normal human beings and stop terrorism and the violence.”

(Excerpt) Read more at theblaze.com …

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3195853/posts

bluefox on August 22, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Nope, not just bombings. We need total annihilation without regard to their humanity because they have none. That will mean troops, and lots of them. We go in, kick their sorry butts, and just leave.

If their ilk pops up again, then we go in again.

Hendo on August 22, 2014 at 12:05 PM

I could not possibly watch the video of Foley’s beheading. I would not be able to handle it.

But I think we need to tear off the veil of this evil and stare at its works, so that we may become righteously angry enough to hate and crush our enemy.

Esaus Message on August 22, 2014 at 12:25 PM

We may not make much in the USA anymore, but one thing we can make a lot of is glass in the Middle East. If the Islamo-wackos want armageddon, we have at least the technical means to indulge them.

But then again, that’d require Barry to miss his tee-time. Never mind…

Spurius Ligustinus on August 22, 2014 at 12:43 PM

Seems we’re moving closer to the need for a reality in which Islam no longer exists.

Read that however you want; I’m kinda beyond giving a f*ck at this point.

Midas on August 22, 2014 at 1:31 PM

Sorry – no – I don’t want to go blind with rage.
I have enough trouble with blood pressure as it is.

dentarthurdent on August 22, 2014 at 1:32 PM

Seems we’re moving closer to the need for a reality in which Islam no longer exists.

Read that however you want; I’m kinda beyond giving a f*ck at this point.

Midas on August 22, 2014 at 1:31 PM

Welcome to the side of sanity. I ran out of f*cks years ago. Islam is evil.

bimmcorp on August 22, 2014 at 1:45 PM

Kill them before they kill us.

georgekaplan on August 22, 2014 at 2:02 PM

Oh yeah, these guys definitely follow the same God as Jews and Christians, just like my homo-loving Methodist pastor says!!

#MuckFohammed

Nutstuyu on August 22, 2014 at 2:46 PM

Sorry, but I can’t read this now – I got a tee-time in 20 minutes.

Dopenstrange on August 22, 2014 at 3:21 PM

Kill. Them. All.

Kill everything that moves in their “caliphate”.

It’s the only thing a Muslim understands.

wkh on August 22, 2014 at 4:11 PM

…And on the pedestal these words appear:
‘My name is Ozymandias, king of kings:
Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!’…

— Shelley

Tard on August 22, 2014 at 5:15 PM

The Imperial Japanese Army also thought itself invincible against a weak America, and began WWII by beheading Allied prisoners. They ended it vaporized in radioactive cloud of dust.

We should begin serious proceedings against ISIS by unleashing Arc Light v2.0.

Martin Luthier on August 22, 2014 at 9:10 PM

These people would like nothing more than to kill you and your family. No one is well-served by being shielded from that fact.

But, HEY! Their Falafel is GREAT! So they can’t be all bad, right?

WryTrvllr on August 22, 2014 at 10:53 PM

We may not make much in the USA anymore, but one thing we can make a lot of is glass in the Middle East. If the Islamo-wackos want armageddon, we have at least the technical means to indulge them.

But then again, that’d require Barry to miss his tee-time. Never mind…

Spurius Ligustinus on August 22, 2014 at 12:43 PM

The problem is that too many assholes in the world (including LibWantsYouToDie and NedTroller) want Muslims to invade and start killing.

Because for some stupid reason, they think that Muslims will only kill Conservatives and RINOs.

HikaruKitsune on August 23, 2014 at 1:54 AM

Kill. Them. All.

Kill everything that moves in their “caliphate”.

It’s the only thing a Muslim understands.

wkh on August 22, 2014 at 4:11 PM

No.

Killing them isn’t enough.

Don’t just kill them.

DEFILE THEM.

Cut their heads off on Live TV.

Urinate on their Corpses. And on copies of the Qu’ran, Hadiths, and Sunnahs.

Fry their flesh in Bacon Grease.

Show them that Allah is Powerless to Stop Us from defiling their Religion of Death in the most disrespectful and vulgar ways possible.

Force them to accept that Allah has Abandoned them. That Muhammad has Abandoned them.

HikaruKitsune on August 23, 2014 at 1:57 AM

Sounds like a declaration of war.
I suggest we show them what a real war against the US looks like.

Count to 10 on August 23, 2014 at 10:29 AM

No.

Killing them isn’t enough.

Don’t just kill them.

DEFILE THEM.

Cut their heads off on Live TV.

Urinate on their Corpses. And on copies of the Qu’ran, Hadiths, and Sunnahs.

Fry their flesh in Bacon Grease.

Show them that Allah is Powerless to Stop Us from defiling their Religion of Death in the most disrespectful and vulgar ways possible.

Force them to accept that Allah has Abandoned them. That Muhammad has Abandoned them.

HikaruKitsune on August 23, 2014 at 1:57 AM

Not worth the damage it would do to you.
Pick them off, one by one and in groups. Professionally, dispassionately, mechanically, methodically, and in ways they can’t even see coming. Make it a horror story for them, but don’t make a monster out yourself.

Count to 10 on August 23, 2014 at 10:33 AM

Cut their heads off on Live TV.

Urinate on their Corpses. And on copies of the Qu’ran, Hadiths, and Sunnahs.

Fry their flesh in Bacon Grease…

HikaruKitsune on August 23, 2014 at 1:57 AM
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Not worth the damage it would do to you.
Pick them off, one by one and in groups. Professionally, dispassionately, mechanically, methodically, and in ways they can’t even see coming. Make it a horror story for them, but don’t make a monster out yourself.

Count to 10 on August 23, 2014 at 10:33 AM

The Quran teaches- compassion is a weakness.
But hey, you’re a slave – you don’t need compassion, you have Allah – compassion is his job not yours! Compassion is the Achilles Heel of western culture and western religion and should be exploited at every opportunity. Losers are always defeated by their OWN dogma, not the other guy’s! (Can you say Political Correctness?)
You are a slave to the will of Allah. Muslims are animals because Allah doesn’t allow them to choose otherwise. It’s why they dress their women in tents, because they have no SELF CONTROL, they only have Allah. We on the other hand, choose not to be animals to each other because WE CAN. But make no mistake, we will choose otherwise when it’s necessary to survive and prevail. All you Leftist and Pacifist will start squalling “We’ll be just like them”. With all due respect that’s bu11$hit. We can switch it on and we can switch it right back off again. That’s the beauty of ‘Individual Free Will’ , self control is included, but you Leftist wouldn’t understand that would you? All you have is Mob control.

Pole-Cat on August 23, 2014 at 5:39 PM

We have a tremendous stock pile of nukes. We should test them over the capital of every muslim nation on earth. If they don’t reform they should be completely exterminated like the vermin they are. If they don’t join the modern world then kill them all. The morons in DC treat each act as a criminal act not realizing we are in a total war with these animals. Kill them, kill them all…men, women, children, goats, camels, all of them.

Doomsday on August 23, 2014 at 6:05 PM

Count to 10 on August 23, 2014 at 10:33 AM

I am not religious. I don’t have to worry about how those actions “would make Christianity look”.

Defile all of Islam. Then exterminate it.

Until they understand that their precious Allah has abandoned them, and cannot stop the extermination of Islam from human society, they will not stop.

Islam is the enemy of all life.

I’m not saying exterminate all Muslim peoples. If there are any who can be de-Islamized, who can truly give up on Islam and Taqiyya, much the better.

But Islam itself must be completely wiped out.

HikaruKitsune on August 23, 2014 at 6:43 PM

The US needs to send a clearly defined message to these subhuman barbarians. Start with total war on them. Using a strategy of precision attacks on small groups and large carpet bombing attacks. They need to know that there will be noway out. I hope there are serious people in the Pentagon going over plans for complete annihilation of these sub humans. They are not worth taking prisoner. Eliminate them all

jaywemm on August 24, 2014 at 10:46 AM

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