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Who Speaks for Reform In Islam?

tex1952 Wrote: Aug 30, 2012 7:49 AM
rvnusmc Islam is much more than a political system. It seeks to control all aspects of the lives of its followers. It is a draconian way of life, not a just a religious or political system.
Jay Wye Wrote: Aug 30, 2012 3:10 PM
the word is "totalitarian". the longest running totalitarian system in existence.
possibly the most destructive,too,although it's hard to match what Stalin,Mao,and Hitler did.
Bondman60 Wrote: Aug 30, 2012 9:59 AM
It is also a blueprint for world conquest and domination. And, objectively, a rather effective one.
How little we know about holy Islam! When those poor wretches who were imprisoned at Abu Ghraib were pictured for all the world to see naked with underpants on their heads, we were told that the naked male Islamic body must never be seen in public. Yet we have been seeing naked male Islamic bodies for years -- often with their hands tied behind their backs and their heads chopped off. Their assailants were devotees of Islam, often very zealous. Few Westerners committed these atrocities, and if they were caught, they were punished. Then too we were told that mosques were...