Rarely have I seen a dumber article on Alternet. Juan Cole informs us of the Top Ten Ways Islamic Law Forbids Terrorism.
Here’s just 2 ideas that come to my mind when I read this pileup:
1. If you need 10 ways to forbid something, then your methods 1-9 are not working.
2. If your justification for approving or disapproving of action X involves reference to something some guy may or may not have said in 650 CE, then your moral software needs an urgent update.
And then there is this: Continue reading