That makes people skeptical of the whole “religion of peace” of line.
If you read the story, you’ll see that she wasn’t arrested immediately, and in fact it was the children that chose the name Mohammed for the bear, and not the teacher. And yet, she was arrested for violating Sharia law – three months after the fact.
Now, I really have no problem with Islam, or Muslims. The deity to which you choose to pray doesn’t matter to me at all; but what matters to me is when you decide to impose your lifestyle on me or others because you believe that your religion is better/greater than mine.
It is unfortunate that a great percentage of Islam has been hijacked by fundamentalists and extremists. It seems to me that the Religion of Peace is desperately in need of a Great Reformation. Just as the Christian church needed men like Martin Luther to pull it from the darkness, Islam needs a great prophet to step up.