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If Islam Is a Religion of Peace and Tolerance Then The Ayatollahs of Iran Are Not Real Muslims

The publication of The Satanic Verses in September 1988 caused immediate controversy in the Islamic world because of what was seen by some to be an… 296 more words

Islam

Rushdie, Charlie Hebdo, and Me

I’ve been reading peoples’ reactions to the Charlie Hebdo Affair in the media and on Facebook. There is a lot of soul searching going on about what is the appropriate response to the horrendous act and what is the proper way for people to express solidarity and outrage. 760 more words

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The Satanic Verses - Salman Rushdie

“To be born again,’ sang Gibreel Farishta tumbling from the heavens, ‘first you have to die. Ho ji! Ho ji! To land upon the bosomy earth, first one needs to fly.

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Books

Tonight, I Am Offended

I won’t keep you long tonight. I’ve just got something on my brain. It probably won’t make a ton of sense, but here goes.

I wrote my master’s thesis on the work of Salman Rushdie. 627 more words

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The “satanic verses” lured on to Mohamed by Satan must be inserted again in the Quran

The so called “satanic verses” removed from the new versions of the Quran must be inserted again! The idea that Mohamed or Jesus were perfect men and that their connection with God was flawless must not be in any teachings! 106 more words