Why don't Muslim leaders speak out against ISIS and terrorism?

 

Actually, they do.


10/2017: Here is another website that maintains a long list of terrorist condemnations from Muslim leaders and organizations. 


​10/2017:  Article refuting Thomas Friedman and others. Kamran Pasha asks "why does the media ignore reporting on Muslim leaders who speak out?"  


Responses to Orlando:  http://orlandostatement.com/ and  this interfaith response from Georgetown University 


6/13/16: "As people of faith, we believe that all human beings have the right to safety and security and that each and every human life is inviolable." - from the Orlando Statement, undersigned by over 400 Muslim leaders in the US, in response to the Orlando murders. 


1/26/16.  The Marrakesh Declaration is a statement of support by more than 250 Muslim religious, state, and education leaders, defending the rights of religious minorities in majority Islamic countries.


11/18/2015:  An ABC report on Chicago Muslims imams speak out against the Paris attacks. 


3/27/15:  An article from Huffington Post about imams fighting the ideological war. Read an anti-ISIS magazine put together by these imams here


​1/11/15:  46 examples of Muslim outrage at Paris shootings.   Stories you won't typically find on Fox News or CNN



11/14/14:  http://goo.gl/o6CKRs   Muslim Initiatives Against Extremism, from PBS


8/21/14:  http://goo.gl/zyo93R  Top Muslim Leaders And Groups -- Like The Organization of Islamic Cooperation -- Have Condemned The Islamic State  


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muslim_attitudes_towards_terrorism


http://muslimsagainstterror.com/  "From Nigeria To The World: We Denounce Terror!"


9/24/14:http://lettertobaghdadi.com/14/english-v14.pdf


9/24/14:  http://www.religionnews.com/2014/09/24/100-plus-muslims-scholars-refute-isis-ideology/


9/26/14: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/muslims-in-france-protest-against-extremism/


8/2/14: http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Peace/2014/08/02/Indonesian-Muslim-Leaders-Condemn-ISIS-The-Public-Have-to-be-Critical


9/20/14: http://rt.com/news/189168-german-muslims-protest-isis/


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