Kasim Tekin

Kasım Tekin is a Dutch historian, researcher, and teacher of history. He is also the founder of Hadaarah, a 'Research Institute for Islamic History and Heritage Studies' in the Netherlands.
3 Articles

Abdul Hamid II showed that anti-Zionism isn’t anti-Semitism

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Zionists regularly conflate anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism, but one Ottoman leader disproved this back in 1876.

Netherlands in rightwing shift after Geert Wilders’ victory

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Wednesday's PVV triumph is a rightwing paradigm shift as Dutch Islamophobe Wilders continues coalition talks.

Islam reached Africa before Madinah even existed

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In this short article, I share some historical notes about Islam’s first connections with Sub-Saharan (i.e. Black) Africa.