Democracy is a problem (?), Islam a solution (!?)

One of the many views rampant in Afghanistan's educational institutions

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Islam provides Afghans, specially the disillusioned and somewhat conspiracy minded youth, with the perfect placebo effect. Not that Islam has had any admirable track record in providing solutions to problems or at the very least bringing people together, but what is important to these people is the superficial notion of heavenly power - He casts better votes and organises better elections

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And here is my little blog:
http://afghanatheist.wordpress.com

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Tags: afghanistan, democracy, islam, kabul, taliban

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Comment by Mike Hein on October 28, 2009 at 7:13am
Hmmm. I've read a few of your blog entries. Keep it up, they are informative and interesting....and rather heartbreaking.

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