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This is utter nonsense. Dont blame Pakistan or Islam

Reader comment on item: A Pakistani Pater Familias

Submitted by Philip Solomon (Canada), Sep 6, 2006 at 17:34

... Normally in such a situation, there would be a huge outcry, an approach to this gruesome murder from an objective point of view. Rather you have tried to tie it into a religious belief, which I'm sure you have no such background to do so. For all religions including Islam(and yes I studied it as an undergrade) does not allow murder in any form. ...

People should try to improve themselves, look at things in an objectionable and intelligent way rather than be swayed by propoganda and racist slander. My bet is the fellow is psychologically demented and more likely to be illiterate further compounding the problem. This is a recurring theme found in parts of Africa, and poorer Asian countries like India, Bangladesh etc...


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Daniel Pipes replies:

You bet "the fellow is psychologically demented" but I bet he was quite sane and acting in the context of his religious/socia/sexual environment.

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