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In the emotional wake of poet and phenomenon Yahya Hassan and the subsequent debate that pitted a traditional Denmark against an ethnic and religious immigrant Denmark, you sometimes need some cold facts about ... Muslims.

What Hassan keeps laying his expressionistic finger on can be summarised in two words: ISLAM and MUSLIMS. But what image is the poet actually painting?

Criticism of Muslims not Islam

On the surface his poems may sound like a strong criticism of Islam, but really it's a criticism of what Islam can't do without: Muslims. In other words, it's a criticism of Muslims.


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