Stop saying Islam is a religion of peace: Taslima Nasreen

Taslima also rubbished the arguments that poverty makes people terrorist.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: July 4, 2016 12:54 pm
Taslima Nasreen, bangladesh, dhaka Taslima Nasreen also said it’s time people should stop saying Islam is a religion of peace.

After reports suggested that all terrorists involved in the recent attack at Dhaka restaurant, in which 20 people were killed, were highly educated and belonged to rich families, Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen rubbished the arguments that poverty makes somebody a terrorist.

In a series of tweets, Taslima quoted Saleem Samad that Bangladesh has been a major contributor to global terror and said it’s time people should stop saying Islam is a religion of peace.

Also read: Taslima Nasreen says ‘no freedom of expression in Bangladesh’

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Taslima holds strong feminist and human rights views and has not been able to return to Bangladesh, her native country that she left in 1994. The author has received death threats from extremist groups linked to al-Qaeda.

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    Makkah
    Jul 31, 2017 at 7:03 pm
    Islam is a Religion of Love and Peace The definition of Islam. The root of the word Islam, Islam refers to "making peace, being in a mutually peaceful environment".
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    1. One God
      Jul 4, 2016 at 10:03 am
      So the lady is trying to stay relevant. Sponsorship from indian govt has ended i suppose.
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      1. One God
        Jul 4, 2016 at 10:03 am
        So the lady is trying to stay relevant. Sponsorship from indian govt has ended i suppose.
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          Akhmed
          Jul 3, 2016 at 5:08 pm
          I am renouncing islam from today for good. Reality is it is a no good religion which preaches hate and killing of innocent non-muslims. I encourage all muslims of india and the sub-continent to give-up islam.. adopt any religion but islamic cult and its evil culture of hate and voilence.
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            Abhihek
            Jul 3, 2016 at 4:14 pm
            Pata nahin Pak Ramadan ka mahina hai yeh yaan Katley aam ka... Na Insaan mehsoof Na Jaanwar.... 1400 saalon se bhatak rahey hain yeh haiwaan dharti pey...
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