Category Archives: Koran (verses on treatment of women)

Satanic verses

On the subject of the verses in the Koran that deal with the treatment of women, Dalrymple writes:

I am not by any means an Islamic scholar, and therefore cannot comment on what the verses really mean; but I suspect that many Muslim men choose to interpret them in a way similar to that in which the late Robert Maxwell interpreted the duties of a trustee of a pension fund.