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Your 12/5 article, "Moderate Islam May Be Key To Winning War on Terror"

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Submitted by Richard Shulman (United States), Dec 12, 2006 at 21:27

Why do you find that "Muslim communities are generally incapable or unwilling to purge their own?" Are they really moderate or just not, themselves, willing to be activist but sympathize with, say, the 9/11 attack on the US?

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Because Islamists predominate these days.

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