"Revolutionary Literature" with Reza Aslan and Daniyal Mueenuddin

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1 Sahil Badruddin = ""A cosmic war," Reza Aslan writes, "is like a ritual drama in which participants act out on Earth a battle they believe is actually taking place in the heavens." Earthly wars are fought with weapons. Cosmic wars are won or lost with jihads, occupations, and forcible conversions. "There can be no compromise in a cosmic war. There can be no negotiation, no settlement, no surrender."http://www.slate.com/articles/arts/books/2009/04/lets_fight_wars_on_earth_not_in_heaven.html"