1 readers online now  |  69 million page views

What would Forte say now, 11+ years after 9/11

Reader comment on item: Bin Laden Is a Fundamentalist: A Reply to David F. Forte

Submitted by Ben (United States), Sep 24, 2012 at 10:47

On a personal level this is a fascinating article. I studied under Prof. Forte at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, and have followed Dr. Pipes for many years. I tremendously respect both men.

Hindsight being what it is, I think it's clear that Dr. Pipes' vision of the Islamic world turned out to be the correct one. I just wonder, if given the 11+ years that have passed since 9/11 and Prof. Forte's article, what he would say now? Would he now agree with Dr. Pipes?

Submitting....

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".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to What would Forte say now, 11+ years after 9/11 by Ben

Email me if someone replies to my comment

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".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2021 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.)