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vminfla Donating Member (992 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-02-11 12:02 PM
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Strong support for Shariah in Canada
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A newly released survey suggests a large number of Muslims living in Canada will not disown Al-Qaida.

The study, conducted by the MacDonald Laurier Institute, found 65% of Muslims questioned said they would repudiate absolutely the terrorist organization, while 35% would not do so.

From a security perspective, it is difficult to know if a 65% rate of repudiation (of Al-Qaida) is re-assuring or a 35% failure to repudiate troubling, wrote study authors Christian Leuprecht, associate professor of the Royal Military College of Canada and Conrad Winn, Carleton University professor and president of COMPAS, a public opinion research firm.

The survey, which was released Tuesday, found 62% wanted some form of Shariah law in Canada, 15% of them saying it should be mandatory for all Muslims.

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  -Strong support for Shariah in Canada vminfla  Nov-02-11 12:02 PM   #0 
  - Nonsense bullshit headline. Unrecced.  closeupready   Nov-02-11 12:05 PM   #1 
  - Is it the statistical significance of the findings or the data collection process?  vminfla   Nov-02-11 01:19 PM   #4 
     - My objection is crystal clear, your attempt to obfuscate notwithstanding.  closeupready   Nov-02-11 01:46 PM   #5 
        - Your objection is quite opaque  vminfla   Nov-02-11 01:54 PM   #6 
  - Go to Iran!!!  atreides1   Nov-02-11 12:09 PM   #2 
  - Same boat as any Christian Fundy  quakerboy   Nov-02-11 12:42 PM   #3 
  - What if they are not Shia?  vminfla   Nov-02-11 03:21 PM   #7 
  - can you elaborate for us?  iverglas   Nov-02-11 07:34 PM   #9 
     - Like the testimony of a woman is 1/4th of the man  vminfla   Nov-03-11 08:35 AM   #11 
        - wooo, you've really got a hate on, doncha?  iverglas   Nov-03-11 02:12 PM   #13 
           - So you post a link stating that a woman's testimony is 1/4th the worth of a mans  vminfla   Nov-04-11 01:54 PM   #16 
              - no, I posted a link showing that Islam is not monolothic  iverglas   Nov-07-11 02:47 AM   #18 
  - yes, the advice coming from the cheap seats is undoubtedly welcomed  iverglas   Nov-02-11 07:33 PM   #8 
  - One Total Bunch Of BS  CHIMO   Nov-02-11 09:33 PM   #10 
  - The study was funded by the University of Maryland  vminfla   Nov-03-11 09:58 AM   #12 
  - by the way, I don't know Christian Leuprecht  iverglas   Nov-03-11 02:23 PM   #14 
  - oh, and on that Shari'a stuff  iverglas   Nov-03-11 02:28 PM   #15 
  - Focusing on the unimportant interest issue when there are other factors not compatible with values  vminfla   Nov-05-11 02:58 PM   #17 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Nov-07-11 02:52 AM   #19 
     - How bout Getting off a High Horse  CHIMO   Nov-07-11 07:02 PM   #20 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-08-11 07:14 PM   #21 
  - Locking  struggle4progress   Nov-09-11 07:03 PM   #22 

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