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Truth and Freedom of Thought Remain Greatest Enemies of Islamism

Reader comment on item: Salman Rushdie and British Backbone
in response to reader comment: I am neither a liberal nor an Islamist but a person who wish to see Justice prevails for everyone

Submitted by Singha (India), Jun 30, 2007 at 07:46

Syed Writes <>

Singha: ...What is Holy is subjective. "Holiness" does not grant anyone or anything the right to not get criticized/critically examined/questioned.

So the test for freedom in Islamic socities will remain the willingness of these societies to allow complete freedom to criticize mohummad and quran with fervor and without fear. If Islam has nothing to fear from truth, this freedom of expression indeed shall get granted.


Truth needs to triumph for human progress.


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