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A Totally Mesmerizing, Insanely Eloquent Defense Of Islam That Your Brain Will Thank You For

For almost 200 years, the Oxford Union has been hosting some of the most stimulating and controversial debates in the world. Watch as journalist Mehdi Hasan enters this hallowed hall and delivers a rollicking defense of the proposition "Islam Is a Peaceful Religion." It's a bit long, but I guarantee that you'll be glued to your seat as soon as you press "play." SPOILER ALERT: Hasan's side won the debate 286-168.

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Back in 2017, when white supremacist Richard Spencer was socked in the face by someone wearing all black at Trump's inauguration, it launched an online debate, "Is it OK to punch a Nazi?"

The essential nature of the debate was whether it was acceptable for people to act violently towards someone with repugnant reviews, even if they were being peaceful. Some suggested people should confront them peacefully by engaging in a debate or at least make them feel uncomfortable being Nazi in public.

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