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The most significant thing you ever wrote!

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Submitted by DrRJP (United States), Jun 3, 2015 at 12:17

And that most significant thing comes down to this one, single sentence:

The "lone wolf" concept has become irrelevant at a time of global jihad, when every pious Muslim is potentially a "soldier of the caliphate."

I hope you realize that this also calls into question the meaning of "Moderate Muslim" as being a situational and contextual concept, rather than an immutable one.

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Daniel Pipes replies:

Clever reply, but no: Plenty of pious Muslims reject the caliphate.

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