Islamic scholar Bassam Tibi explains:
Resisting Islam causes wars and the infidels are responsible for them
At its core, Islam is a religious mission to all humanity. Muslims are religiously obliged to disseminate the Islamic faith throughout the world.Â Â Â ”We have sent you forth to all mankind” (Q. 34:28).Â If non-Muslims submit to conversion or subjugation, this call (dawa) can be pursued peacefully. If they do not, Muslims are obliged to wage war against them.Â In Islam, peace requires that non-Muslims submit to the call of Islam, either by converting or by accepting the status of a religious minority (dhimmi) and paying the imposed poll tax, jizya. World peace, the final stage of the dawa, is reached only with the conversion or submission of all mankind to Islam. Muslims believe that expansion through war is not aggression but a fulfillment of the Quranic command to spread Islam as a way to peace……..
Turkish World Bulletin: ‘Growing oppression of Muslim preachers in Australia’
Canadian Imam Dr. Abdul Hai Patel: his photo came up because he attended a conference in Australia.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Wednesday that he was ordering a crackdown to prevent Muslim preachers entering the country, amidst rising tension with the Muslim community following a series of security-related raids.
Abbott, who recently warned that the balance between freedom and security “may have to shift” to protect against Muslim communities. Muslim preachers would now be “red-carded”, Abbot said, during the visa process.
The tougher new system, which he said would not require new legislation, comes on the heels of a public meeting in Sydney last week by Hizb ut-Tahrir, an international group.
Conservative commentators have seized on the speech to urge greater restrictions on Muslim preachers…Â (thanks to Blazing Cat Fur)