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Raymond Ibrahim (1973–) is an American author, translator, columnist, critic of Islam and a former librarian.
- Can water and oil mix? In the same manner, pure Islamic teachings and pure Western values are often antithetical to one another. For example, the West believes in freedom of religion, whereas in Islam those who seek to apostatize are penalized, including by death; the West believes in freedom of speech, whereas in Islam any critical talk concerning Muhammad can get one killed. One can go on and on but the point should be clear. Of course, a nominal/secular Muslim may be able to assimilate in a Western society, but that is not a reflection of Islam, which is hardly nominal but rather a full way of life based on sharia.
- Raymond Ibrahim Interview: Truth About Islam Must Be Acknowledged (September 11, 2020)