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An interesting debate over Shariah law and democratic society is playing out over at the Huffington Post. Last month, an imam named Faisal Rauf wrote about his belief that Shariah, or Islamic law, can be compatible with American ideals and freedoms.

This drew a detailed and pointed rebuttal Monday from M. Zuhdi Jasser, the Arizona phycisian and Navy veteran whose organization, the American Islamic Forum for Democracy, seeks to confront and expose Islamist ideology from a devout Muslim's perspective.


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