Tag: GOVERNANCE

Opinion 9 Min Read

Ramadan reflections on Muslim loss of mandate to rule

In part two of a short series, Hamdija Begovic looks at the Nietzschean idea of the man-god, and how we should respond.

Opinion 20 Min Read

Why the Muslims lost the mandate to rule

In part one of a short series, Hamdija Begovic looks at the neo-Nietzschean alt-right and the loss of Muslim rule.

Preserving Islam’s Scholarly Independence

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

Towards an Islamic Political Theory

Does Islām have a political philosophy?

The Treaty of Umar

This agreement is said to have been one of the most just and “progressive” treaties in history, with guarantees for religious minorities unheard of sadly until today...

Education Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Propagation Videos 15 Min Read

Introduction to Islamic Political Theory

Introduction to Islamic Political Theory For many Muslims, politics always has a negative stigma attached to it. The reasons for this vary from the abuse of political power from those in authority to the misunderstandings surrounding the nature of politics and the position of Islām towards it. The lack of