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Whatever. Make your own bed. You think you know so much better than everyone else. I don't have "Islamophobia", I have "Islam-o-Mistrustfulness." BASED ON WHAT I SEE HAPPENING.
The Rod for the Disobedient" - Wife Beating in Islam
You choose to dismiss my ideas, and you are adept at pointing out history - but what are your 'suggestions' for immediate intervention?
At least I'm trying to come up with reasonable options and solution suggestions. But fine, I'll step out of your way. Have at it.
Thus, we all need to get ON THE SAME PAGE if we are going to survive as a species.
(such is the nature of action; karma, you know).
The more Muslims and Christians refuse to fight this battle, the less of a battle there will be.
Originally posted by Astyanax
reply to post by ThirdEyeofHorus
I reserve the right to change my mind at any time.
A woman's prerogative, as the old saw has it.
Now, about that horse of yours: hollow inside, or solid wood all the way through?
When a situation is as complex and tangled as are the politics of the Middle East and the confrontation between post- Enlightenment Western society and fundamentalist Islam, the chances that any intervention will have predictable, positive results is slim indeed.
Originally posted by JohnPhoenix
These guys are Not advocating violence to women. They are saying the rod must only be used in extreme circumstances and Never to hurt the woman.
Just like many American's spank their children.