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Old 04-15-2011, 11:26 AM
 
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I believe in all religions there are issues of honor
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Old 04-15-2011, 12:03 PM
 
Location: Mayacama Mtns in CA
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I have a question about Islam that really has never been answered. There are a lot of threads right now discussing Islam, but I feel that I am most likely not the only American (or non muslim for that matter) who wonders about this......

I have learned that things such as honor killings and political murders are not accepted in Sharia law, rather they are either cultural or political.
However, seeing that honor killings specifically are more common in countries that follow sharia law --- well, how can this be?. . <snip> . .
Here are some links which answer your question:

FrontPage Magazine - What Islam Isn't
Jihad Watch
Michelle Malkin IN THEIR OWN WORDS
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