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Steering Clear of the Education Question
[Quote – 58]

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Muslims and the World

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“You attend Muslim conferences, and read Muslim writings, you will come across all kinds of ideas about what Muslims must or must not do to reclaim their glorious Islamic heritage.

But one thing you will probably not hear a single word about is how to raise the educational level of Muslims in Muslim societies.” (Dr. Pasha)

 

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