Director of the Casa Arabe believes that the expression Islamic terrorism discriminates Muslims

Gema Mart_n, director of Casa Arabe, believes that the use of terms Islamic terrorism or Islamist to qualify the acts of groups such as Al Qaeda has contributed to the growth of intolerance towards Muslims in Europe. As an alternative name, Gema Mart_n suggests alqaedist terrorism and also defends the need to promote seminars that will help clarify the phenomenon and promote concrete actions to fight against Islamophobia. Mart_n’s comments were made during the announcement of the Cordoba Conference, which will focus on this subject.