During an appearance on MSNBC yesterday, former Vermont Governor and DNC Chair Howard Dean said those responsible for the attacks at Charlie Hebdo in Paris aren't Muslim terrorists:
I stopped calling these people Muslim terrorists. They're about as Muslim as I am. I mean, they have no respect for anybody else's life, that's not what the Koran says. And, you know Europe has an enormous radical problem. ... I think ISIS is a cult. Not an Islamic cult. I think it's a cult.
So Dean says he's stopped calling these people Muslim terrorists. I wonder if this means Dean has also stopped calling Republicans "pretty much a white, Christian party".
Yesterday at NRO, Andrew McCarthy took aim at politicians who insist on insisting these attacks have nothing to with Islamic ideology: