It is due to globalization that we get to know how islamic culture really is. Now we can see its mistakes and virtues, while before this phenomennon we could only see what we've been told (Which is mostly the most remarkable characteristics)
The branch of islamic rule is a different now than it was thirty years ago. The current islamic rule stems from saudi arabia, and is a very strict, aggressive form of islam. Thirty years ago the islamic rule was more lenient and a passive form.