Friday, February 4, 2011

Will the Real Moderate Muslims Please Stand Up?

"In an NBC interview shortly after Faisal Shahzad's 2010 arrest, I was asked, "Do you think more moderate Muslims need to stand up against radical Islam?" "Absolutel­y!"

I think that was the wrong answer. I would have replied: "When was the last time you asked a priest "Do you think more moderate Christians need to stand up"? If you look at the total violence done by non-Muslim religions it is less than or the same as that by Muslims. Also, you can find just as many extreme Christians who want the world to end in nuclear holocaust so they can all be raptured as you can extreme Muslims. Its only because it fits the American radical right agenda to demonize Islam that Muslims feel compelled to respond to these ridiculous questions.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost

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