TITLE

"True Muslims": The Trouble with Infallibility

AUTHOR(S)
Ramakrishnan, Niranjan
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
CounterPunch;11/16/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 20, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's view regarding indictment of Muslims on terrorism in Islamic countries. It notes that Muslim leaders are forced to declare that culprits on crimes were not true Muslims. It cites that democracy is the only antidote for infallibility and the only self-correcting system. Moreover, Islam can only be democratized by emergence of human rights and free-speech movement in the Muslim countries.
ACCESSION #
45703760

 

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