reason.com 20 March 2015
By Brendan O'Neill
Gates of Vienna 9 March 2015
By Baron Bodissey
The long-anticipated revision of the 1912 Islam Law was passed by the Austrian parliament late last month. The new act was intended to subject Islam to the same scrutiny directed at other religious organizations, but it is unlikely to accomplish its ostensible purpose.
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There is an ongoing fantasy that Islam can be reformed so that it is moderate. This ignores the fact that Islam is based upon the Koran and the Sunna of Mohammed, none of which can be changed. A recent effort of good will towards Jews by Muslims is a false hope.
The Gatestone Institute 1 March 2015
By Soeren Kern
The new law, which the Austrian government says could serve as a model for the rest of Europe, seeks to reduce outside meddling by prohibiting foreign funding for mosques, imams and Muslim organizations in Austria. It also stresses that Austrian law must take precedence over Islamic Sharia law for