Craig, due to the Chiinese censor filter, I can't read BBC articles here. So maybe these contradict the point I'm about to make.
I've finally started to see, in British and American government releases, a distinction between terrorists and Arabs, between Jihad and Islam. If they'd taken this approach from the start the world would be much safer.
Of course, that language makes it a law enforcement issue: individuals and underground organisations, rather than geopolitical forces. And how could Bush invade Iraq on that platform?
John McCain, you were the pearl cast before swine.