Have a look at this article, published yesterday in Australia's national newspaper, The Australian
It supports the American War on Terror. Well, nothing new there, you say -- we know the Aussies have been supportive, and have a robustly conservative government.
Ah, but this article is by ... a Marxist-Leninist.
There is a whole organization of these people in Australia, coming from a Maoist background, which sees the defeat of the Islamists, and the extension of democracy, as vital.
Although we conservatives will of course disagree with them, to put it mildly, on lots of things, it is interesting to see some people on the Left who "get it". And these are not liberals, but serious hard-core revolutionists.
Well, we need all the help we can get in this fight, and communists, whatever else they are, are not creampuffs.
They have a website devoted to discussion of this issue, to which they have invited conservatives to contribute. (It's at www.lastsuperpower.net
Well, we allied with Stalin to smash Hitler. So a common front with people like this has a historical precedent. The enemy of my enemy ...