Our 6th President, President John Quincy Adams truly understood what so many people are afraid to admit today. Islam is absolutely NOT a religion of peace. Those who commit horrendous acts in the name of Islam are just following what the Koran teaches…and the Koran is pure evil. Check this out:
VIA| Islam teaches Muslims to kill their enemies and the infidels, or women who accidentally show part of their face. Christianity teaches to turn the other cheek and pray for your enemies. Quite a contrast.
In 1841, John Qunicy Adams defended 53 Africans accused of mutiny aboard the slave ship Amistad. He won their case before the Supreme Court, giving them back their freedom, stating:
“The moment you come to the Declaration of Independence, that every man has a right to life and liberty, an inalienable right, this case is decided. I ask nothing more in behalf of these unfortunate men than this Declaration.”
African slaves brought to America were purchased at Muslim slave markets, where over Islam’s centuries of history an estimated 180 million were enslaved.
The annotated “John Quincy Adams: A Bibliography,” compiled by Lynn H. Parsons (Westport, CT, 1993, p. 41, entry#194) contains “Unsigned essays dealing with the Russo-Turkish War and on Greece,” (The American Annual Register for 1827-28-29 (NY: 1830):