Muslim psychologist condemns Islam for violence, prison-mentality
Wafa Sultan is an Arab, a Muslim, and a psychologist. According to her, Islam is a religion with a prison mentality that teaches violence and needs serious reform. You can see her interview on Danish TV here or read the YNet excerpts:
Islam in its modern state is a prison for Muslims worldwide, Syrian-American psychologist Wafa Sultan told Danish TV channel DR2 in an interview last week.
"We as Muslim people have been hostages of our own belief system for too many centuries. We have been hostages of our own prison. We have never heard other voices outside of our box. We are not used to hearing other voices. We barely are allowed to hear our own voices," Sultan said.
Sultan also had a few things to say about Islam, human rights, and the clash of civilizations therein: