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Why only a century?

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Submitted by ECAW (Spain), Oct 27, 2015 at 16:17

I am surprised Dr Pipes only takes this back a century. Surely Hosseini's monstrous hatred of the Jews didn't just start with him. Was he not following the example of Mohammed and the teachings of the Koran?

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Daniel Pipes replies:

No, Husseini was not just following traditional ways but had invented something new in his genocidal antisemitism. In this, he parallels Hitler as an innovator.

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