irrational hostility

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extreme prejudice

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For indeed these calls on Malawi are outrageous and motivated only by an irrational hostility towards Sudan, one manifested in the false propaganda and defamation campaign that precedes the crisis in Darfur and continues to this day with the crises in South Kordufan and Blue Nile States, two regions where insecurity perpetrated by the very friends of those who today call for Malawi's punishment threatens civilians.
Encouragingly, his criticisms of Obama lack the ferocious, irrational hostility that marks out Republican ideologues; and his views do not extend to the dogmatic and unreasoning faith, expressed by the Tea Party faction, in the power of tax cuts rejuvenate the economy.
Finally, there seems to be an almost irrational hostility toward belief on the part of unbelievers.