James Foley Went Looking to Support Terrorists in Syria, Instead They Cut Off His Head

Daniel Greenfield
FrontPage Magazine

James Foley was one of a new breed of activists calling themselves journalists. He didn’t travel to report on a story, but to promote an agenda. And the agenda was obvious from his Twitter feed.

Any human life lost is tragic, but a moral individual would have much more empathy for the Syrian Christians who suffered at the hands of Foley’s favorite Jihadists than one of their pet propagandists. For the most Foley only mentioned Syrian Christians when he was promoting the myth that the Sunni Jihadists were actually a secular democracy-loving force that incorporated Christians and Kurds on equal terms.

Foley came to Syria to support the Sunni Islamist rebels against the Syrian government. He was a vehement advocate and while he didn’t necessarily side with any single group, he echoed the one sided narrative rather than telling the truth about the Islamists. His Twitter feed was full of urgings to arm the Jihadists.

Meanwhile he sneered at America’s War on Terror…



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Related: James Foley Is Not The Only American Who Was Captured By The Jihadists In Syria (video)

…Tice went missing in 2012, in Syria, the same date and the same country in which Foley went missing. Tice disappeared just days after his birthday, which he celebrated with jihadists, who were members of the FSA. The jihadists threw a pool party for him and treated him very much hospitality, a common thing MUslims do before killing their victims. Just as Cain projected a facade of peace before slaughter Abel, so did the Muslim jihadists treat him very well prior to murdering him. Tice’s last message on Twitter (and to his family), was:

Spent the day at an FSA pool party with music by @taylorswift13. They even brought me whiskey. Hands down, best birthday ever.
Days later, he disappeared, with the last visual of his existence being a video of him in the hands if jihadists. What happened to Tice? The same thing that happened to Foley…



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“They are an imminent threat to every interest we have, whether it’s in Iraq or anywhere else,” Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told reporters at the Pentagon…


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…Screwing around on the golf course doesn’t signal the public that he’s serious about this. It signals the opposite. In which case, why get behind him for another risky campaign in Iraq?…



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…“Hold on…I realize…I realize something is happening in Ferguson, but we’re talking about something important here, so can you at least split screen the video,” Kelly said.

“The protesters and the police are clashing again, they’re clashing again. But we’re talking about the dead, the death of an American who was beheaded, and Pete deserves his say.”…



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