12 August 2015

More evasion from Ibrahim Hewitt

.... I am sure there is no need to remind readers what Haddad’s views are – certainly no one should be accused of bigotry for finding them disturbing.

However sometimes they try to have things both ways – defending ‘normative’ Muslim beliefs yet also trying to brush them under the carpet. Their latest post focuses on Ibrahim Hewitt. Hewitt is concerned that the Murdoch press is trying to whip up anti-Muslim sentiment by branding him an ‘Islamic extremist’. The most revealing section concerns his 1994 book on Islam. [Harry’s Place] Read more