We are playing for keeps here Bill, get serious.
it would be nice if we at least would stop making the same errors over and over in history.
The Muslim world had absolutely nothing with causing the Dark Ages.
hatred of Islam is, and how illogical it is.
It was the Muslim world that kept the arts and sciences alive, along with education.
Amr writes to Omar for instructions, and Omar replies: "If those books are in agreement with the Quran, we have no need of them; and if these are opposed to the Quran, destroy them.
It was Muslim mathematicians that created the zero.
A full grasp of zero’s importance would not arrive until the seventh century A.D. in India. There, the mathematician Brahmagupta and others used small dots under numbers to show a zero placeholder,
Have you read the Koran and Hadith? It is not illogical to hate such a morally repugnant religion/ideology.
I am getting tired of idiots who know nothing about Islam except that it is cool to defend it. Grow the **** up. do you see what it inspires and teaches. Your words are empty bullshit.
Islam and the Dark Ages ...
Not one **** given Wally. There are plenty of historians who do agree. I guess they are on other forums
(To my excuse: when I made my exam decades ago, I didn't use many American medieval historians as source.)
Don't know him.
Again, not one **** given. You asked for a name you got one.
Islam has never accomplished one positive thing. It is intrusive and intolerant and extremely sexist and violent.
Yes, I have read the Koran, and the Holy Bible and the Torah.
Islam's Latest Contributions to Peace "Mohammed is God's apostle. Those who follow him are harsh
to the unbelievers but merciful to one another" Quran 48:29
2015.02.26 (Cairo, Egypt) - A person bleeds to death outside a pizzeria following a Religion of Peace bomb blast.
2015.02.24 (Logar, Afghanistan) - Four Taliban suicide bombers slaughter twenty local police officers.
2015.02.24 (Potiskum, Nigeria) - Seventeen bus passengers are torn to shreds by a teenaged suicide bomber.
2015.02.24 (Tripoli, Libya) - A female activist and her aunt are shot to death by suspected Islamists.
2015.02.23 (Damascus, Syria) - Twin suicide attacks on a Shia shrine claim the lives of six worshippers and guards.
2015.02.22 (Potiskum, Nigeria) - A child suicide bomber murders seven patrons at an outdoor market.
* Sources for individual incidents can be provided upon request.
Actually I asked for the name of a historian and not that of some professor at a Technical School.