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Language defines critical terms. Moderate means sensible, judicious and restrained. But it does not necessarily mean liberal.
Sept. 11 was a twisted way to introduce Islam to most of America. On reflection, though, it might have taken nothing less than a cataclysm for Americans to think about my religion at all.