“Yes, but…”  This has come to represent the heart of all Muslim apologetics.  Whenever an Islamic doctrine or principle is accused of promoting hatred, violence, misogyny, etc., its defenders rush to argue that, “Yes, a few Muslims twist this teaching for their ends, but the doctrine is really teaching something else.” For instance, in his defense of the Islamic…

‘Yes, But’: Exposing the Heart of Islamic Apologetics — Raymond Ibrahim