Bernard-Henri Lévy during the solidarity parade in Paris in honor of Mireille Knoll, following the brutal murder of the Holocaust survivor in March by a Muslim youth. Yann Castanier / Hans Lucas / AF

Enlightened Islam Exists, and Bernard-Henri Lévy Claims to Have Found It

The Kurds are a developed version of Islam that can become the second democracy in the region, says the philosopher in a new book. In an interview to Haaretz, Lévy explains why he believes in the moderate imams in his country and castigates the reporter for doubting Israeli democracy

It is customary to say Bernard-Henri L vy writes about faraway or forgotten wars, but in his new book, “L’Empire et les cinq rois” (The Empire and the Five Kings) published this year in French by Grasset, Levy...

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