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Muslim Jihad in Christian Ethiopia: Lessons for the West
netwmd.com ^ | March 28, 2011 | Raymond Ibrahim

Posted on 03/28/2011 3:39:56 PM PDT by forty_years

... the dubious excuse used to justify this latest barbarous outburst -- "desecration of the Koran" -- is a reminder of the double-standards Bibles suffer in the Islamic world, where they are routinely confiscated and burned. Indeed, even as Muslim Ethiopians were rampaging, Muslim nations hailed as being "moderate" -- Malaysia and Bangladesh -- also made headlines last week with their deplorable treatment of Christians and Bibles. Worse, the West helps standardize such a biased approach: the U.S. government -- Obama, Hillary, and any number of other grandstanding politicians -- rose up in condemnation when a virtually anonymous, small-town pastor threatened to burn the Koran, while saying nary a word about the countless Bibles daily mutilated in the Muslim world (a 2003 fatwa that ruled the Bible suitable for use by Muslims when cleaning after defecation went largely unnoticed). ...

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TOPICS: Apologetics; Islam; Religion & Culture; Religion & Politics
KEYWORDS: christians; extremists; hatred; islam; jihad

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