Exploring “Fundamentalism” In Europe


From a recent article I wrote for Aslan Media:

In January, Erik Voeten of the Washington Post posted the findings of a recently-published survey in a piece entitled, “How widespread is Islamic Fundamentalism in Europe?” The study in question compares not only the religious “fundamentalism” of Muslims and Christians, but also their hostility toward out-groups. Voeten, who in Europe generally finds the study credible, writes that the survey shows there are troubling attitudes held by Muslims in Europe that “cannot be ignored”.

Read the whole article here.


One thought on “Exploring “Fundamentalism” In Europe

  1. What about the fundamentalism of the Orthodox Jews who lead in settlement construction in the occupied West Bank? They are as destructive of peace prospects as any other group of fundamentalists I can think of.

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