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Submitted by rw (Australia), Feb 8, 2011 at 04:24

A further point to the excellent one made here about the 'image of God' would be this - property rights, as so very well chronicled in Dr Pipes' father's wonderful book, are intrinsic to democracy, and such rights, which are intrinsic to and in fact established by Judaeo-Christian faith and practice, are, from what I can see, alien to Islam.

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