Question by Paul: Is Islam the problem or is it the extremist’s erroneous interpretation of islam?
Is Islam an objectively violent and bigoted religion or is it a largely peaceful religion which has been hijacked by fanatics? Who has the mistaken interpretation of Islam; the extremists or the moderates?

Best answer:

Answer by mr_crankypants
Religions are neither peaceful or violent. It all has to do with how threatened the believers feel at different points in history.

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