Since the release of my book in 2006, “Militant Islam In America,”I’m often asked to speak at civic organizations and other forums to discuss this profound menace to America. In doing so, I always infuse an important caveat, that I am not a scholar nor an expert in this field. But I do have a background of an investigator, and that’s what I have done… collect facts and assemble them in one document. After being commissioned by a European publisher, I embarked on six months of investigation, studying about fifteen books by scholars and experts, plus hundreds of documents and studies, many from both sides of the issue, plus the Koran, the history of Islam and the story of Muhammed.
One important question that invariably comes up from the gallery: What can we, as Americans, do about this? It is the most valid of all questions. There’s no easy answer, considering our precious constitution, and particularly, the First Amendment rights.
In my book, I specify several points that, I believe, would make a difference in stemming the tide of this advancing menace. I’ve done some amending since, but here are my humble observations:
1) Call it like it is. The …