69 million page views


Reader comment on item: Another Islamist Soldier Turns Terrorist in Texas
in response to reader comment: Condescension

Submitted by Mark D. (United States), Aug 5, 2011 at 11:17

===I have been writing about Islam for close to forty years and have yet to cite scripture. Rather, I am a historian who looks at what Muslims actually do. In this case, there are thousands of Muslim soldiers in the US military who perform honorably. That's what counts, not quotations.====

Every man is the architect of his own fortune. It's one thing what the Koran says, it's another what a Muslim would actually do.

Mark D.


Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2023 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)