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Ringo S.
08-05-2012, 16:33

" I often hear Americans indignantly calling for a reformed and progressive Islam... ..Calls for reform within Islam ignore the fact that there has been a reformist and progressive Islam that dates back to the 1950s and 1960s: it was the Islam that was promoted and supported by Egypt’s Nasser regime..."

08-05-2012, 17:09
As long as there is the koran and hadiths, there will be no real progressive islam movement.

08-05-2012, 17:12
Progressive Islam is an oxymoron.

08-06-2012, 05:19
Progressive Islam is an oxymoron.


Anyone who believes he/she knows of a progressive muslim perhaps turns lead into gold in his/her spare time.

Cavalry Doc
08-06-2012, 06:27
Not all Muslims are violent jihadists, but an awful lot of violent jihadists do tend to be Muslim.

There is an obvious trend if one looks for it.

08-06-2012, 10:40
Meanwhile the muzzling of Americans (and others) goes on.

08-06-2012, 19:12
Progressive Muslim = Less Devout Muslim