Nicolas Kristof:

I’ve defended Islam from critics
like Bill Maher who, as I see it, demonize a diverse faith of 1.6
billion Muslims because a small percentage are violent extremists. But
it’s incumbent on those of us who object to this demonization to speak
up against genuine extremism.

Related: Me on “Where Would You Prefer that Women Be Oppressed?

HT: Alex Tabarrok