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Maurice Picow, Slavers were Muslims

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Submitted by Infidel (Canada), Nov 10, 2006 at 19:59

Maurice Picow, you state that the slavers were definitely not freinds of Islam. You're partly correct, they weren't friends, they were Muslims. Probably the greatest number of slaves were captured and sold by Muslims. In fact some Muslims are involved in this business today.

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