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Fearless

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, the Dutch MP, who collaborated with Theo van Gogh, is now turning her attention to much of mainstream Islam’s attitude to homosexuality. Good for her.

To take just one example of what she is talking about, in Iran homosexual sex between consenting adults carries the death sentence. And it’s not just Iran.

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