“Trying Times”

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I’m always slow to respond to requests for comments on any and every travesty that occurs in the Muslim world for quite a few reasons. First, although news travels unbelievably fast today, the truth comes at a more deliberate pace. Secondly, I hesitate because abhorrent and/or criminal behavior is unacceptable …

Going to Extremes

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I am convinced that extremism in the name of religion is the most destructive force in the world today. We have seen its negative, even deadly effects as waves of protest and violence have washed across the Middle East in recent days. We have grieved as a nation over the …