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Steve Earle: ‘It’s Very Dangerous To Be Ignorant Of Islam’

Posted in Interviews with tags , , , on 09/08/2010 by kurtorzeck

Amid the increasingly incendiary debate over Islam in America, here’s a look back at a related interview I conducted with Steve Earle in 2004. In the article, now online for the first time, he admitted his previous ignorance about the religion and stressed the importance of understanding it, particularly in the wake of 9/11. He also criticized then-President George W. Bush – but admitted that Condoleeza Rice was “kinda hot.” Continue reading