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The "Dhimi" and the Institutionalized Racisim in Islamic states (english)
17 Dec 2002
Modified: 18 Dec 2002
Religious and ethnic minorities in the Muslim world are endangered peoples. Their plight varies from country to country, but they are oppressed under the traditional
perception of non-Muslims as dhimmi, “people of the pact” who are granted temporary toleration if they submit to Muslim rule.


Dhimmi Facts

Religious and ethnic minorities in the Muslim world are endangered peoples. Their plight varies from country to country, but they are oppressed under the traditional
perception of non-Muslims as dhimmi, “people of the pact” who are granted temporary toleration if they submit to Muslim rule.

These minority groups were indigenous to the lands conquered by the Arab Muslim tribes who emerged out of Arabia in the 7th Century. Some communities have
been entirely wiped out (e.g., Jews and Christians of Arabia), others have fled their native lands (e.g., the mass emigration of Eastern Christians over the past 50
years), while others struggle against the odds to maintain their existence (e.g., the Copts of Egypt, the Bahai of Iran).

Some contemporary examples of endangered minorities include:
• The Bahai of Iran: Because their prophet comes after Mohammed, Bahai are not even recognized under Islamic law as a religious group to be tolerated. The
Islamic Republic of Iran does not recognize Bahai, denies Bahai the right to vote, and has launched a systematic creeping genocide to destroy the Bahai community.
• The Hindus of Bangladesh: A few decades ago, Hindus made up 30% of the population, today they are less than 10%.
• The Christians of the Molocus Islands: Indonesia, the largest Muslim country in the world, has turned a blind eye to pogroms on its Christian minority by the
self-proclaimed “Laskar Jihad.” The jihad warriors attack Christian villages, forcibly circumcising men and women, amputating arms, and burning houses. At this very
moment, Christian aid groups are arranging for a complete evacuation.
• The Black African Christians and animists of Southern Sudan: The government of Sudan has declared Islamic law on the entire country. The non-Muslim southern
Sudan resisted this Arab Muslim imposed domination of a multi-ethnic country, and refused to submit. To punish the Southern uprising, the Sudanese government
arms militias to destroy African villages: slaughtering the men, and taking women and children as slaves. Hundreds of thousands have been enslaved, and over 2
million people killed since 1983. This is massive creeping genocide.
• The Christians of Pakistan: Pakistan has harsh “Blasphemy Laws” that proscribe capital punishment for anyone who defames the Prophet Mohammed. Several
Christians are on death row in Pakistan for simply commenting on Mohammed. Christian schools, hospitals, and churches are regularly attacked by terrorists, who
have slaughtered dozens of women and children.
• Any non-Muslim in Saudi Arabia: Non-Muslims are forbidden to worship in Saudi Arabia. No non-Muslim can be buried in Saudi, nor can any non-Muslim enter
the cities of Mecca and Medina (highway signs instruct non-Muslims to pull off the road outside Mecca). Foreign nationals accused of proselytizing are thrown in jail.
Interestingly, the Saudi persecution of religious minorities extends to fellow Muslims: Shiite pilgrims to Mecca often have their religious books and Shiite prayer
stones confiscated by Saudi border police.
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How dare you speak out against Muslim flaws! (english)
18 Dec 2002
You sir are worse than Hitler.
I don't believe that you have the audacity to criticize anything in the Muslim world. This is a terrible mistake. Granted the Muslims have problems, but it is all because of American Imperialsm and Israel's existence...This is the true source of all Muslim problems. Muslims have always stood for racial equality, sexual freedom, free religion, free press, equality between the sexes and workers rights.

How dare you criticize them.

The Saudis are just poor, helpless peasents with the simple ways of the nomadic heritage. They want nothing more than to live peacefully with all religions of the world in tranquility.

You made up lies. You must be a Zionist provocateur. You must be paid by Internaitonal Jewry to fabricate lies agains the Brave Arab nation....You are a liar and you will be punished! How DARE YOU SPEAK OUT AGAINST ISLAM....YOU FANATIC CRUSADER!!!

I REPEAT: THERE IS NO PROBLEM IN THE MUSLIM WORLD THAT IS NOT CAUSED BY AMERICA/ZIONIST.