Introduction to a Series on Islamic Sharia Law

This article is Part 1 in the sharia series.

This series of articles on Islamic sharia law is intended for judges, lawyers, legislators, city council members, educators, journalists, government bureaucrats, think tank fellows, TV and radio talk show hosts, and anyone else who occupies the “check points” in society; they initiate the national dialogue and shape the flow of the conversation in society. They are the decision- and policy-makers.

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Time to Reform Islam

It’s true that I want everyone on the planet to “come to Jesus.” I want them to leave Islam in droves. But in the meantime, maybe we can lift the oppression from average Muslims, especially women, by encouraging a reform of Islam’s harshest laws. Let’s see if we can open a dialogue. This is Part 18 in the sharia series, the final installment.

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