"She [Diana West] confronts head-on what even the hawkish leaders in the war on terrorism are afraid of: The 'Religion of Peace' problem. In the war on terror is the root cause a tiny, tiny sect or a brand of religion which has yet to undergo a reformation and is in many ways incompatible with modernity?"Also check the link to the essay in First Things added in the first anon comment.
Sunday, July 17, 2005
Galley Slaves: Religion of Peace?
Galley Slaves: Diana West op ed in the Wash Post: