When a hater targets a Muslim such as myself, a common attack is to downplay Muslim contribution to society in the arts and sciences. Haters go on a tirade about our backwardness and abhorrence to civil society and democracy. That is unfortunate, as history has proven otherwise. The Arabs built the modern world. Of course it is a bold claim but one that is proven as we find out about the plethora of contributions that the Islamic empire made to European society to lift it from the dark ages and into enlightenment.
Here is a taste of what i’m talking about.