Is The Quran An Open Book?
Does the Quran justify violence?
Yes, when there is persecution.
Has persecution been defined?
Yes, when...freedom of religion is denied; or when people are oppressed; or their land is invaded
Is democracy un-Islamic?
No, the concept of shoora or consultation in the Quran justifies democracy.
Do women enjoy less rights than men in Islam?
Yes, but largely because Islamic laws have been narrowly interpreted.
Is the Quran immutable?
All holy books are. Its interpretation isn’t.
Is Islam irrational?
No, the word ilm, or knowledge, is the second-most used word in the Quran.
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