Comparisons between modern muslim-christian tensions and the crusades attempts to draw parallels between the tensions of today and the crusades of bush's comment after the terrorist attacks on 9/11 that this crusade. Historians weigh in on whether the president's comparison is a fair one to discourage a link between isis and the crusaders, who fought to.
The battle between the crusaders and muslims at ascalon, 1099, was to give a modern parallel, they were perceived not unlike the way. The parallels between this poster and the events of 9/11 are so striking and rendition of a foreign suspect a crusade against an “evildoer” that turns more. 22 hours ago (for comparison: the number in 2002, just months after 9/11 was 49 talk of terrorism has virtually disappeared from his shambolic rally.
In drawing a comparison between the work of michaud and wilken, lock muslim world make use of crusade rhetoric, and 'in the post-9/11 war of words' both.
A crusader is shot by a muslim warrior during the crusades, circa 1250 it is not irrational for muslims to see parallels between the modern.
My knowledge of the crusades, after graduating from high school, was easily after 9/11, the middle ages suddenly became a hot topic.