Tag: ORIENTALISM

Europe Featured Latest Opinion Politics UK 9 Min Read

I’m Worried About Abuse Against Prevent-walas

Prevent is a Trojan Horse by Michael Gove & Peter Clarke’s own standards, and its practitioners are not happy...

Featured Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Non-News Opinion Propagation 33 Min Read

Why Modern Atheists Are Mushriks

After coining "Farangism Studies" to unmask western modernity in his first article, Mirza Safwat is back with a closer look at the polytheistic, pagan roots of popular western atheism.

Current Affairs Featured Opinion Politics Women 19 Min Read

The White Tears for Afghanistan’s Women

Afghan women are not passive entities that need rescuing by White liberals, writes Zimarina Sarwar…

I Refuse to Condemn | Stories From Us and For Us

Never has a collection of voices been so powerful, authentic and woefully overdue as this. We have all lived this story.

Featured Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Non-News Opinion Propagation 32 Min Read

Unmasking Western Modernity: Farangism Studies

“It isn’t atheism per se that the apostate Muslim is embracing,” writes sociologist Mirza Safwat. “It isn’t an intellectual matter but a civilizational one; it needs to be understood not philosophically but sociologically…”

The untold 9/11 story | Dr Asim Qureshi | Unscripted #61

In today’s episode, Dr Salman Butt is joined by CAGE research director, Dr Asim Qureshi for a relatively rare perspective on 9/11.

Current Affairs Europe Featured Opinion Politics UK 10 Min Read

The VEIL slips over abusive pride marchers

A video circulating of a Muslim woman dressed in a niqāb shouting at a member of a “Gay Pride” rally in Walthamstow created a public furore, showing the real faces of some claiming to champion “diversity”

Featured History Islamic Law Latest Islamic Non-News Politics 22 Min Read

Understanding the Caliphate: Between Romanticism and Cynicism

This history which consists of 1,300 years of vast territorial expansion, economic prosperity and intellectual enlightenment is also known for its civil wars, dynastic power struggles and instances of oppressive rule, writes Dilly Hussain

Featured Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Opinion Propagation Spirituality 10 Min Read

Defeating the Defeatist Mentality

The whole post 9/11 era has been one of immense stress and trauma, with a well-orchestrated Islamophobic campaign demonising and maligning us and our beloved religion.

Featured Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Propagation Scripture Videos 18 Min Read

Why does the Qur’an seem incoherent?

  Why does the Qur'an seem incoherent? Every communication has a purpose and an aim. If we read a textbook as an example, we know what the author is trying to get across. In fact, from the very title of the chapter and the introduction, it may be very clear.