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Where are the "moderates."

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Submitted by Carey Page (United States), May 13, 2013 at 10:27

Those who argue in favor of the premise that 'Islam' (not 'Islamism') is the threat commonly cite the absence of moderate Muslims demonstrating in the streets against the radical, fascist elements of the religion.

I think this argument is flawed. As in mainstream American politics, 'Moderates' rarely hold or express strong opinions about anything. In most polls, the fall into the 'undecided' or 'no opinion' categories on most serious issues.

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