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Mormon Doctrine Leads to Socialism?

BananaSplit38 Wrote: May 09, 2012 2:17 PM
You have a point. However, many Muslims regard Malcolm X and his like to be not really true Muslims. Be that as it may there are some White people who have converted to Islam who are not threatening like the X crowd. I'm not promoting Islam one way or the other. However, Muslims have gotten a bad name because of Malcolm X and of course 9/11. Try Jeffrey Lang who is a Mathematics Professor at University of Kansas in Lawrence who reverted to Islam a while back and has written three books (that I know of) regarding that experience. Professor Lang is White.

Now that Mitt Romney is the presumptive Republican nominee for president, the left is increasing its attacks on his Mormon religion, hoping to distract voters into focusing on perceived negatives about Mormonism. The latest attack is shrewdly done. Instead of directly attacking Mormonism, which could look bad, the left is claiming that Mormonism is really socialist.

Last month, the far left website Salon ran an article entitled, “When Mormons Were Socialists.” It relied completely upon a deliberate misinterpretation of a few verses in the Book of Mormon. The author claimed that Mormon doctrine about events in the first century...