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Thread #95022   Message #1844030
Posted By: beardedbruce
26-Sep-06 - 04:59 PM
Thread Name: BS: Islamic Truth
Subject: BS: Islamic Truth
Community Censorship Plagues the House of Islam

Even worse than the official censorship is censorship imposed by the community, which then becomes self-censorship. Friends, colleagues and even ordinary acquaintances all impose strict censorship rules on me under the guise of being concerned about my personal safety or honor. They demand that I tone down my strong views about sensitive issues.

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By Bashir Goth | September 26, 2006; 1:25 PM ET