Feminist Asra Nomani comments on the Ft. Hood shootings

Muslim reformer and feminist Asra Nomani says Nidal Hasan’s radicalization is emblematic of the struggle that is going on within Islam to define the religion: “There is this mantra from Muslim organizations: ‘Maj Hasan does not represent Islam’, well, that doesn’t deal with the reality that, yes indeed, Maj Hasan followed an interpretation of Islam that is prevalent in the (Muslim) community, this is real.”