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  •  It's partly as stated in the article, (12+ / 0-)

    a political disagreement 1400 years ago.

    It is also about interpretation of the religion. Sunnis and Shiites interpret some things differently, something like Christmas is on different days for Catholics and Orthodox Christians, or Catholics believe in confession while Protestants don't.

    There are also, by the way, five major Sunni sects, each of which has its own interpretations.

    The problem comes when some radical person or group tries to impose their interpretations on others and tries to label others as not being 'real' Muslims.

    The world is bad enough as it is, you have no right to make it any worse.
    Lamb chop, we can quibble what to call it, but I think we can both agree it's creepy.

    by InAntalya on Mon Jun 16, 2014 at 11:25:26 AM PDT

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