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Friday, 2 April 2010
Unemployment Does Not Cause Islamic Terrorism
If there were an unexceptionless law that the unemployed must become terrorists, then the non-Muslim unemployed youths who live on the estates of Britain, or at least some of them, would now be terrorists of some kind.
If Muslims are keen on generalisations and on making necessary connections, perhaps the link between Islam itself - the Koran itself - and terrorism should also be stressed by. Of course they could not do so even if they did believe it to be the case; just as non-Muslim UK journalists rarely, if ever, make the link between Islam itself and terrorism even when - or if - they believe that such a link exists.