Who is a Muslim - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Peter Higgins
    • 05.09.13 | 10:00 (IDT)

    Well if you were from the Ahmadi or Qaddhi community the issue of who is a Muslim would be pretty pertinent. Also the Sunni/Shia conflict, at the popular level is all about who is a Muslim. As for who is a Christian... the closest I have come to religious persecution was admitting to not being a Protestant at a camp for kids in darkest New England. I was only re-accepted when they understood that "atheist" was not a complicated word for Catholic Spy! All self-identifying groups have issues of identity. Jewishness has them threefold as a biological, social and religious concept.

    from the article: Defining 'who is a Jew’
    First published 18:13 04.09.13 | Last updated 18:13 04.09.13
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