The Southern Poverty Law Center has removed the “Field Guide to Anti-Muslim Extremists” from their website after attorneys for Maajid Nawaz, a practicing Muslim and prominent Islamic reformer, threatened legal action over his inclusion on the list.
And just what kind of horrors caused the Lies Center to put him and others on the list?
Nawaz — informed by his experience as a former member of a global terror
organization and a political prisoner in Egypt — routinely criticizes
the fundamentalist interpretation of Islam that gives rise to terrorism.
As a result of that work, the SPLC and a coalition of partner
organizations that helped create the list accused him of “savaging
Ayaan Hirsi Ali, a Somali-born liberal feminist who fled her home
country amid civil war and now works at the Hoover Institution, was also
branded an “anti-Muslim extremist” by the SPLC.
Like Nawaz, Ali routinely criticizes inhumane practices that are
common in majority-Muslim countries, including female genital
mutilation, which she herself was subjected to before fleeing Somalia.
The report branded her discussion of such topics “toxic.”
The SPLC is nothing but a bunch of leftist asshats trying to destroy anyone guilty of improper thoughts.