Islamic fundamentalists in Bangladesh continue to circulate a "hit list" of secular writers, five of whom have been murdered since 2015.
Their actions prove the weakness of radical Islam.
The fundamentalists themselves must not believe their version of Islam is very enticing, since they fear adherents would drop away with mere exposure to secular ideas.
If a belief system is so fragile that it cannot survive free speech, it deserves to wither away.
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
The weakness of radical Islam
I sent the following letter to the Los Angeles Times (not published):