Australia’s Hizb ut Tahrir openly declares: the punishment for leaving Islam is death.
Hizb ut-Tahrir spokesman Uthman Badar was frank when asked about the group’s policy at a forum in Bankstown, in Sydney’s south-west, on Saturday night.
‘The ruling for apostates as such in Islam is clear, that apostates attract capital punishment and we don’t shy away from that,’ Badar said in the presence of children. An apostate is someone who decides to leave Islam.
To be ignored. The real problem is “Islamophobia”
“Some people believe Islam is a religion that promotes violence and terrorism,” Vernile said to Mazhar.
Mazhar asked Vernile and the audience what contributed to that perception, and the answers included the media promoting misunderstanding, confusion over the Qur’an and what it teaches, and generally misinformation. …All Canadians have role to play in combating Islamophobia….