Islamists Still Perpetuating Slavery Today « Clarion Project

 

Today is #MyFreedomDay to raise awareness of slavery and the fight against it. Today Islamic extremists are still perpetuating slavery and justifying it with reference to Islamic history and texts.

  • Islam came to exist at a time when slavery was widespread and various empires and states in Islamic history practiced slavery. Based on this history and theology, the Islamic State terrorist group reintroduced slavery into the modern world, selling captured women and girls in slave markets for less than the price of a packet of cigarettes…

 

Source: Islamists Still Perpetuating Slavery Today « Clarion Project

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