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Mafia-like intimidation does not work in the modern era.

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Submitted by A. Kafir (United States), Nov 16, 2004 at 12:20

Keep up the good work.

In the presence of blogs, BBS's, chat rooms, etc. , the internet makes it impossible for the islamists to use mafia like intimidation to stop the discussion and analysis of Islam. Mafia wants your wealth, the islamists want your intellectual integrity and that cannot be had in the age of quick and anonymous information exchange.
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