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Yes, Islamist extremism has a lot to do with Islam

French President Emmanuel Macron has called for a look at Islam. Saudi Arabia responded that Islamist terrorism has nothing to do with Islam. Huh?

In the wake of a brutal beheading in France, that country’s President Emmanuel Macron has called for a look at Islam in France.  Saudi Arabia has responded that Islamist terrorism has nothing to do with Islam.  Huh?  Borealis looks at this issue in some depth.

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