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The German government claims that by controlling the curriculum, the school, which is to train Muslim imams and Islamic religion teachers, will function as an antidote to "hate preachers. German Education Minister Annette Schavan, who attended the opening ceremony, said the Islamic center was a "milestone for integration" for the 4.
But the idea has been fiercely criticized by those who worry the school will become a gateway for Islamists who will introduce a hardline brand of Islam into the German university system.
The three professors who will be teaching at the department eventually there will be six full professorships had to satisfy an Islamic advisory council that they were devout Muslims. One of the professors is Omar Hamdan, a Sunni Muslim, says that critical analysis into whether the Islamic Koran was actually written by God is "completely out of the question.
Critics also fear that conservative Islamic organizations will exert their influence over teaching and research at the center. No one should be able to rip us away from our culture and civilization.
Previously, Erdogan had said: According to the Education Ministry, over the next few years Germany will have a demand for more than 2, teachers of Islam, who will be needed to instruct more thanMuslim children. Germany is opening its doors to Islam at a time when its government is also cracking down on those who criticize Muslim immigration and the Islamization of Europe.
The issue has become part of the larger debate over the question of Muslim immigration and the establishment of a parallel Islamic society in Germany. Numbers and Analysis of Counseling Cases," which revealed that thousands of young women and girls in Germany are victims of forced marriages every year.
Most of the victims come from Muslim families; many have been threatened with violence and often death. In Septembera new book "Judges Without Law: That same month, German Interior Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich revealed that Germany is home to some 1, Islamic radicals who are potential terrorists.
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He said many of these home-grown Islamists are socially alienated Muslim youths who are being inflamed by German-language Islamist propaganda that promotes hatred of the West. In some instances, the extremists are being encouraged to join sleeper cells and one day to "awaken" and commit terrorist attacks in Germany and elsewhere.
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Turks are Germany’s largest minority group by far, the majority of whom are conservative Muslims. Three million Turks live in Germany, million of whom have German citizenship and experts say they “feel very Turkish” and believe Turkey is culturally superior to Germany.
Mar 29, · Their intolerance for those of other beliefs matches a political attitude that surprised this country one year ago: Of the roughly , Turkish Muslims in Germany who participated in the. When Turkish immigrants came to Germany as “guest workers” about half a century ago there was no integration policy.
Muslims from immigrant families assimilate with .