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Only Muslims can defeat radical Islam
Only Muslims can defeat radical Islam

Commentator Huma Munir offered an excellent portrayal of the Qur'anic vision that has been corrupted to justify a violent political reality ("Real Muslims don't terrorize," April 7). Somali-born American activist and writer Ayaan Hirsi Ali has labeled Islamic radicals the "Medina Muslims," a minority living by the strict rules Sharia religious law that seeks to impose it on everybody else. A second, larger group she calls the "Mecca Muslims," who abide by the religious rules without violence but live in uneasy tension with a modernity that is seeping into and corrupting their religious belief system. Our leaders continue to espouse the shallow...