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Guiding Our Boys to a Straight Path

“I would like our community to take responsibility for how it is that we — yes, we — have allowed an interpretation of Islam to prevail in this world that turns this boy of innocence into a bomber and murderer,” writes Asra Q. Nomani. “We need to work with compassion and love to guide these boys to a “straight path,” as mentioned in the Quran’s first chapter, Al-Fatiha, ‘the Opening’. And that straight path should be one of nonviolence.”

Read more of her commentary on The Daily Beast.

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