What I wonder is, do the imams who preach salafi wahabi ideology know the Quran? Every time these attacks happen we hear the perpetrators say they do it for Allah. Don't they find their justification in the Quran? Hate preaching against the kuffar (unbeliever) is widespread.
"When you meet the unbelievers, strike the necks…” (Qur’an 47:4)
What is the penalty for apostasy under Islamic law? Death.
I wish like most of us that muslims would simply believe and let others be, as I wish western governments would simply mind their own business and pull out of the Middle East altogether. But it's not that way from both sides, so what can we do to solve at least the domestic terror threat?
I think closing down mosques attended by these jihadis and which are proven to host extremist imams would be a good start.
Anyone openly sympathetic towards ISIS and its fundamentalist interpretation should be arrested and jailed as enemy combatants and for treason.
Coexisting can only happen when all parties involved want that. And I am not talking about coexisting as 2nd class citizens as many non-Muslim minorities experience in the Middle East.
Religion per definition is an "us vs them" concept. We are better for believing in x over y.
Universal Human Rights = all religion take a back seat and we make everyone equal under humanist values.