What the Atlantic Left Out About ISIS According to Their Own Expert

Think Progress
Feb 20, 2015

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Rick Love says of this article,

“An important, nuanced, and well written article about ISIS vs mainstream Islamic Theology.”

“There are numerous Islamic texts “that advocate a more kind of pacifist, less violent, and, in fact, an even tolerant and open-minded [religion that is] accepting of, let’s say, non-Muslims.” But he concluded that the texts ISIS pulls from still exist within the Islamic tradition, thus making them Islamic.”