Unveiled: A Canadian Muslim Woman's Struggle Against Misogyny, Sharia and Jihad is a new book about which Tarek Fatah says: "The book needs to be read by anyone who has become exasperated by the ‘Muslim question’, be they Muslim or not." Michael Coren calls it "brave, resolute, informed, and essential reading". (Book also available on Kindle and Amazon).
The following excerpt is from a chapter entitled "Addressing the Muslim anti-Western Narrative" and is published with permission of the author, Farzana Hassan, a writer and commentator on Islam and Muslim issues who has been awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal for opposing radicalism.
"No nation which is big and influential enough to play an international role can claim a spotless record on the world stage (the Arabs themselves have been expansionist). The US has supported some brutal dictators in the past, but much less so in recent years. In fact, the much maligned Bush/Cheney philosophy vehemently opposed puppet regimes. The majority of Muslims contend that the US-led war on Iraq was waged simply for the US to gain access to Iraqi oil....More >>