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Extremism is inherent to islam

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Submitted by Faqi (United States), Oct 8, 2008 at 21:42

Islam, like Fascism, appeals to people with low self esteem ... Both these ideologies are irrational. They disdain reason, and hail devotion and submission to a higher authority. Like fascists, Muslims are triumphalists. They seek power, domination and control. They pride themselves in their strength of number, in their mindless heroism, in their disdain for life and in their willingness to kill and die for their cause.

Islam is political and political Islam is fascism.

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