Crusaders of dark ages in modern time, chasin Al-Qaeda

from Talib Kweli – Letter From the Government Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

The Crusades were a series of Holy Wars launched by the Christian states of Europe against the Saracens.
The hunt of Al-Qaeda is being compared to that, most likely due to the fact that it is a war against ideologies. It can also imply that the government is living in the dark ages, meaning that they are ignorant

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