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Reader comment on item: A Million Moderate Muslims on the March
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Submitted by Pat (United States), May 10, 2007 at 19:39

"Will the majority of Muslims accept (not just accept, but willingly accede to) being ruled by anyone other than a Muslim?"

Happens all the time. Look at Muslims in Britain,

Alo,

Happens all the time? Look again. This happened on May 1, 2007. Not only are Muslims unwilling to live under a non-Muslim leader, many are determined to impose their religion on everyone. We've experienced it here in the US in places like Minneapolis and Kansas City. The people in Spain, Netherlands and lots more places can tell you the same thing. Your own racism is showing. Truth hurts.

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UK Muslim: "We definitely want to see Sharia law in place here"

More than 100 Muslim men, women and children gathered outside Paddington Green Police Station in west London where the six suspected Islamic extremists - including firebrand Abu Izzadeen - are being detained on suspicion of inciting terrorism and raising funds for terrorism.

The group, dressed in traditional Muslim clothes including veils, chanted in Arabic: "God is the greatest! There is only one God, Allah, and Mohammed is the final messenger of Allah!"

Around a dozen uniformed police barricaded the demonstrators inside barriers to keep them away from the main entrance of the police station, but there were no arrests during the one hour demo....

The organiser of the rally Sayful Islam, aged in his late 20s, said he was attending the rally because he was "very close" to Rajid Khan, who was arrested in Luton.

Mr Islam, who was born in Britain and also lived in Luton, said: "As Muslims we cannot remain silent when we see this oppression. This oppression is in the form of a war against Islam. We have to speak out.

"Thousands of Muslims have been arrested and there have only been a handful of charges.

"It is scaring the Muslim community from coming out and speaking about Islam."

He would only be happy when Sharia law was introduced "all over the world".

Mr Islam said: "We definitely want to see Sharia law in place here. We want to see it implemented for everyone. Only then will there be harmony and there will be peace and justice amongst mankind."...

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