"Rambams consdierd all non-jews as virtual animals. He viewed Africans as like donkeys." -- Khalid That's dodging the issue since they are in no way comparable to the ~actions~ of a Hizboulah or Hamas, together with their charter calling for the exterminate Israel, which was my point. The treatment Dhimmis in Islamic history has not been a constant, not always good and not always bad, so you can't generalize. But one thing is that they are not equal to Muslims before Islamic law, and it depends mostly on which Islamic time and gov't you're talking about.
10 arrested at Israeli Arab protest in Ramle (Haaretz)
from the article: Ahmadinejad can continue to smile while the world argues