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Plato is 100% correct

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Submitted by Prashant (United States), Jul 25, 2013 at 23:40

Dear Dr Pipes,

Your reader Plato from India is 100% correct when he says that the Internet is the nemesis of Islam. As more and more people access universally available information, it will get impossible to keep them uneducated and misguided. It will happen sooner and faster than we can imagine. Some one will go to school to study, someone will choose to throw away her burqa, someone will solve a mathematical equation instead of becoming a suicide bomber, and some one else will read portions of Quran selectively. And everyone will eventually admit that repeatedly parroting the same thing does not necessarily make it true.

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