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Can the Islamic Faith Tolerate Criticism?

badgerpat Wrote: Sep 26, 2012 1:56 PM
To be fair, I will say that I followed your link and found the paragraph where this quote comes from, and I at least see where he was trying to go. I still hate the quote, though.
The violent response to an anti-Muslim movie has cast the subject of religious tolerance into the limelight. Is Islam a religion that can tolerate criticism? Can Muslims bear up gracefully when their religion is insulted? As I wrote last week, when it comes to Islam as practiced and understood in much of the Middle East, the short answer to these questions appears to be "no."

As Pastor Brian Lee points out in his article "Freedom of Religion Requires Freedom to Offend," to be a person of faith in America means being a person who is prepared to...