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Mr. Pipes, you say: ..."The basis of Islam is warlike, but that doesn't mean it has to be warlike. "... Explain, please ...

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Mr. Pipes, you say: ..."The basis of Islam is warlike, but that doesn't mean it has to be warlike. "... Explain, please ...

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Religions change over time. Islam can change to become less bellicose.

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