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Strong religious foundation— a protection against radicalism

From the November 14, 2011 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

“How religion can inoculate against radicalism” Reprinted from The Wall Street Journal © 2011 Dow Jones & Company. All rights reserved. September 2, 2011


In the fall of 1989, I arrived as a student at the Royal London Hospital medical college, part of the University of London. I was one of only a handful of Muslim students in my year and, for us, the entire social scene felt alien.