Islamophobic backlash in the NS

“If Muslims are a ‘minority seeking to be upwardly mobile, to live the modern liberal dispensation in their own, distinctive way as self-assured, equal members of the national debate’, some of them have a very funny way of showing it.”

Letters in the New Statesman, 12 December 2005 replying to Ziauddin Sardar’s article in last week’s issue.