Cruel and Usual Punishment: The Terrifying Global Implications of Islamic Law is a book authored by the human rights activist Nonie Darwish. In the book about. Thomas Nelson, (Available in Australia at Koorong Books). Nonie Darwish knows a fair amount about Islam. She was an Egyptian. Nonie Darwish lived for thirty years in a majority Muslim nation. Everything about her life?family, sexuality, hygiene, business, banking.
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Learning the history of Islam, where the conflict and hatred be I first became aware of Islam when I met my Uncle Mike as an adult.
Nonie Darwish now lives in the West and brings a warning; the goal of radical Islam is to bring Sharia law to “your” country. Dispatched from the UK in 4 business days When will my order arrive?
Account Options Sign in. I gave the book four stars because it opened my eyes to what is going on in the Islamic world. I cannot reconcile this world view with any of the Muslims I have known – they were kind and generous and the women were just as strong and independent as the men, but Darwish is quoting from the Quran itself; do my friends not know their own holy book?
Anyone concerned about Western rights and liberties ignores her warning and analysis at their peril. Dying to Be Me. To be honest, i never have a good impression about the religion at the first place, partly because as a women of dignity, i can never accept a doctrine that dehumanize women to such extent.
Nope, I wasn’t comforted by this at all. The Girl in the Spider’s Web. My life in a religious sex cult and my struggle for survival on the outside.
Non-Muslims can be beheaded, and their Muslim killers will not receive the death penalty. The Girl with Seven Names: These demands test how far Westerners will go in accommodating the Muslim minority. Living under Sharia law for the first thirty years of her life,a virtual slave to Islamic law, Darwish never questioned or challenged her rights–or dared to even think about the validity of Sharia laws.
This book is truly mind-blowing.
Thomas NelsonJan 4, – Political Science – pages. If that happens, the fabric of Western law and sarwish will be ripped in two.
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usula Jews and Christians are said to be descended from Apes monkeys and pigs. I had long conversations with him about it because I love him so, and he finally went and talked to his Imam and got a couple of book recommendations to “help me feel better about my Uncle Mike converting to Islam.
How far phnishment they push? Elephant in the Sky. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
Of course, a good majority of practicing Jews accept the Talmud as oral law just like they accept the written law biblical.
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Women are hung, stoned a or flogged for the mere suspicion of adultery or talking with another vruel outside of her family. IF Muslims are the most wonderful, loving, generous, forgiving, compassionate, tolerant, humble communities then Nonie Darwish is full of crap.
Nonie Darwish lived for thirty years in a majority Muslim nation. Believe or not, as these texts come to light, many Muslims are among the first ones to hear about their scriptures. I wouldn’t recommend the editors, as there are rather too frequent repetitions for my taste and rather a lot of linguistic infelicities, punlshment example, missing definite articles, poorly chosen prepositions, nonoe instance of “loose” instead of “lose”, and several cases of “could care less” instead of “couldn’t care less” or is that what my father would call a “sturdy indefensible” of US English?
Jungle Movie Tie-In Edition. This book convinced me of the perniciousness and insidiousness of Sharia law, or rather strengthened the view I had already developed of it. The treatment of women is a pubishment concern for the author.
The Truth About Islamic Terrorism. She pulls no punches about the culture of Islam and how tightly knit it is with religion Sharia. The fact that most Egyptians are very poor, the practice of polygamy benefits the rich.
Just hope that those Muslims practicing find it in them to rebel and change some of their archaic laws and bring it into the 21st Century. Why it is a danger to this country and the world.
Muslims asking for Sharia law to be made applicable to Western nations are asking, not for the right to worship their god in peace, but for a series of inhumane laws to be ranked above those already pre-existing. Today Darwish thrives as an American citizen, a Christian, a conservative Republican, and an advocate for Israel.
Sep puunishment, Jaclyn rated it it was amazing. The only drawback of the book crufl that there are repititions of the message that really weren’t needed. Sharia Law is attempting to infiltrate Western culture and destroy democracy. Now, I’m a Mormon. Sep 12, Renae Hinchey rated it really liked it. Unlike most Muslims, when she was in her twenties she began to question some of the tenants of Islam; this is not allowed under Islam according the her.
I have remained faithful to my husband and will continue to do so throughout eternity.