"The fundamentalist trend in Islam will take its course. I imagine they will eventually modernize their thinking." - Ben Gurion The fundamentalists here and the government they control are currently waging all out war on science. I have no reason to assume that Islamicists will moderate. Rather fanatics tend to redouble their efforts as they lose sight of their goal. The movement of modernization started in the Islamic world by Attaturk became a totally spent force in the 1960s and has been replaced by a highly reactionary form of Islam. This too will become a spent force, but not soon.
Knesset passes 'Norwegian Law' allowing ministers to resign their seats, remain in cabinet (Haaretz)
from the article: We need a Nasrallah