Muslim imams have issued a fatwah saying that an attack on North America is an attack on the Muslims who live there:
http://ca.news.yahoo.com/s/cbc/100109/c … ted_states
Thanks for stopping by my hub. When I heard about it I found it to be a significant step for Muslim Americans. There may have been some sentiments toward this stance within the Muslim community before but I never heard it in the mainstream news before. That is why I was inspired to write a Hub about it as you are to post it in the forum.
Good for them.
I'm sure not all Muslims are terrorists.
However, with their typically anti-Christian rhetoric in general, I do reserve the right to not really trust their motives.
Sorry, this won't be news. It won't confirm people's prejudices, it won't raise anxiety levels and it won't sell newspapers.
It's good that you pointed it out though.
I will be interested to see if it is news in Canada. I think it probably will, partly because it is a story from OUT of Canada. And there is a strong tendency for Canadian media to pounce on Canadian-made stories (go-figure). Also, of course, anything to do with Islam and/or terrorism makes for good copy here, as it does everywhere...
Muslim leaders in the Detroit area which has a large Arabic community have repeatedly condemned terroism since 9-11. They demonstrated last week against terrorism in front of the federal court house while Abdulmutallab was being indicted.
by Don W7 weeks ago
The executive order Trump has issued effectively (and intentionally) bans Muslims, and prioritizes non Muslim refugees above Muslim refugees. I believe this is the best recruiting aid that extremists could have hoped...
by Rishad I Habib6 years ago
"Muslims are Terrorists!" - its a line that I often find visible in a vivid way now a days. Many Hubbers here use these two words interchangeably so often that even being an atheist I have started to feel...
by Sushmita2 years ago
I was checking out this Hub on Whoopi Goldberg and 'The View' and came upon Whoopi and Baver walking out of the show, on the remark of Bill O'Reilly that 'Muslims killed us on 9/11'. I then went looking and found...
by CutterM5 years ago
What's up with all the trolls on HP today? Sheesh.
by cjhunsinger12 months ago
As the President of the United States continues to refuse to identify on going acts of Islamic terrorism with Islam; is his refusal to do so a direct or tacit approval or support for the religion of Islam and Sharia law...
by Kathryn L Hill5 weeks ago
to hold Muslims accountable for the spread of Terrorism? Where are the Muslim leaders to lift and restore their fallen brothers and sisters who train their children to hate/kill the "blue eye devil", as...
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.