Incremental Islam 19

by Jane Bate and Bryan Hermansdorfer, ©2021 (Oct. 11, 2021) — [See previous installments in this series here.] That the status of women is lower than that of men in Islam is undeniable. A case in point is Reliance of the Traveller (ROTT) o4.9: “The indemnity for the death or injury of a woman is one-half theContinue reading “Incremental Islam 19”

What is Sharia?

Sharia is Islamic law with strict rules for every aspect of life from brushing your teeth to beating your wife. Sharia is religious and also political. It’s the basis for every demand that Muslims make on our society. The 9/11 World Trade Center attack was done in adherence to jihad as found in Sharia Law.Continue reading “What is Sharia?”

Incremental Islam Part 1: What Non-Muslims Need to Know

Mohammed lived in Saudi Arabia in the 600’s AD as a trader who claimed divine revelation from the angel Gabriel which was recorded in the Koran. When we think of religion we think of the Golden Rule, tolerance, love and foregiveness. Sharia law micro-manages daily life, from how to brush your teeth to how toContinue reading “Incremental Islam Part 1: What Non-Muslims Need to Know”