Denial and deflection over extremism is a disservice to Muslim communities.
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The implications for the Muslim world are grave if the liberal/progressive voices lose the battle for the very soul of the faith.
However well-meaning attempts by non-Muslims to define Islam are, they are ultimately counter-productive.
In a Northern European democracy in 2014, we should not be capitulating to the most regressive, reactionary forces in Islam, but rather supporting those reformist voices who speak out.
The secular legal system can uphold the rights of minority women forced to conform to patriarchal religious laws, writes Lejla Kuric.
The world’s number one exporter of Wahabi jihadis considers atheists its foremost terrorism concern.
So who does does speak for Muslims or Islam? The answer is a resounding – no one.