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"You have to cut through all the special interest folks around here." -- K.H. Ahmed

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Submitted by Krista (Canada), May 23, 2008 at 12:06

K.H. Ahmed - "You have to cut through all the special interest folks around here."

Thank you for your advice, but I prefer to decide what is baseless fear and what is not. Bombing all over the world / cries for religious accommodation / lawsuits to stop criticism ... these are topics of interest to me and I appreciate reading articles of "applied scholarship".

Oh yes, Muslims who tell me there is no concern and point to me as paranoid, make me wonder what's behind their "special interest".

Muslims, for example, Salim Mansur, who speak out against Islamists, are Scholars who I support.

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