Muslims, Jews and Christians imposing an imagined past, with disastrous results

Davidson, Lawrence
http://www.redressonline.com/2015/06/muslims-jews-and-christians-imposing-an-imagined-past-with-disastrous-results/

Publisher:  Redress Information & Analysis
Date Written:  20/06/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX17682

The truth is that there are millions of people – Muslims, Jews and Christians and others – who not only still idealise a religiously imagined past, but want, in one way or another, to import that past into the present – and not only their present but everyone else's as well. Whatever one might think of the teachings of the Bible and Quran, this is a highly problematic desire. In fact, it is downright dangerous.

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