Rushdie says something wrong at heart of Islam

Author Salman Rushdie arrives at the Vanity Fair party to begin the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival in New YorkPARIS (Reuters) – British author Salman Rushdie, who lived in hiding for nine years under a death sentence from Iran's supreme leader, said in an interview published on Thursday that something had gone wrong at the heart of Islam. Rushdie told Le Monde newspaper that his years fleeing the 1989 fatwa from Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini had forced him to pay close attention to a radicalization of the Muslim world. "Something has gone wrong at the heart of Islam. It is quite recent. …