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Of Islam, Boko Haram and Sexual Slavery

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Originally published in The Huffington Post The Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram recently kidnapped young girls, allegedly to sell into sexual slavery. Extremist Muslim clerics and extreme critics of Islam have long shared the conviction Рamongst some others Рthat Islam allows keeping slaves, at least in certain circumstances, and permits their rape. This myth is completely...