Tag: DESPOT

Preserving Islam’s Scholarly Independence

Between politicised religious institutions and tempting salaries, how did Islam’s scholars maintain their independence?

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No Divine Right to Dictatorship

The Syrian revolution was NOT khuruj

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Turkey Votes to Redraw History

The new system will “make Turkey stronger and more stable. This is what frightens Europe.”

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Preventing Terrorism Requires Radical Change

Dilly Hussain offers a radical plan for reducing the "Islamist terror threat" to the West. But is it too big a cost for the ruling classes?