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Agree to Disagree

Reader comment on item: [The Search for Moderate Islam:] A Reply to Lawrence Auster

Submitted by John (United States), Jan 28, 2005 at 22:51

Many people have strongly disagreed with Mr. Pipes because they feel that Islam is beyond redemption. Fundamentaly, I agree that it is.

However, as a realist I accept the fact that I cannot hate 1 billion people. Even if they hate me for my beliefs.

Compassion can be a stronger weapon than hate anyway...
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