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With my due respect, America is not the world and 500 years is not the whole human history

Reader comment on item: [Finding Moderate Muslims:] Do you believe in modernity?

Submitted by Abdou Niane (Syrian Arab Republic), Nov 2, 2005 at 04:54

Western civilization has undergone an enlightenment and Christianity a reformation, which together have enabled the individual, liberal freedoms we enjoy in America. I don't see that in Muslim dominated lands.

Dear Susan,
Neither in the Christian dominated lands all over the developing countries. With my due respect, America is not the whole world

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