Den fæle højre-elite
Bakom den opolitiska fasaden finns en konservativ agenda och en gemensam fiende.
Men Sverige behöver knappast ännu ett slutet sällskap, snarare fler möten mellan makten och medborgarna, skriver i dag Håkan A Bengtsson. [..]
Kultursammenstøddet i Ängelsberg
seminaret der pågår netop nu i Dalarna, omtalt her et par gange:
June 17 2006
Two of the leaders of European Muslim opinion clashed dramatically yesterday on the position and future of the Muslim communities in European states.
-Ms Hirsi Ali, who has taken an atheist position and lives under secret service protection becauseof threats to her life, toldthe annual conference organised by the Ax:son Johnson Foundation that leadersof Muslim opinion "mustdiscriminate between Islam as it is and Islam as itcould be" - and said thatMr Ramadan, whom she described as a "handsome and articulate leader ofopinion", had failed to do so. [..]
-In a direct and sometimes heated argument, Mr Ramadan said: "My problem with you [Hirsi Ali] is that you are saying it is a problem with Muslims. Are you working to change a mentality - or to please the western audience?"
Ms Hirsi Ali said Mr Ramadan was guilty of ambiguity, and that if he believed in reconciliation, he should found a "Ramadanist" movement and fight for it.
Muslim pundits clash over future of Islam in Europe