Tag: WORLD WAR

History 10 Min Read

When Albanian Muslims rescued Europe’s Jews in the Holocaust

In marking 80 years since Albanian Muslims risked all to save Jewish lives in the depths of the Holocaust, Edward Rowe speaks about the unsung heroes.

Opinion 20 Min Read

What made Hiroshima and Nagasaki possible?

In this piece, Dr. Osman Latiff argues that the dehumanisation of those different to us often causes much of the mass destruction in the world.

Featured History Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Non-News Opinion 11 Min Read

The Shaping of the Modern Muslim World

"Be aware of key moments in history in order to understand the Ummah's current position today..."

In Defence of Fahreddin Pasha, the “Defender of Madinah”

Z A Rahman brings some historical background to the recent smearing of Fahreddin Pasha by UAE's foreign minister...

Current Affairs Featured History Islamic Thought Propagation 29 Min Read

Why would Muslims hate ‘the West’? A history of ‘Islamic Extremism’

I was recently invited to present at an international conference titled: “How to understand and Co-exist with Radical Islām.” After reading the concept paper, it was clear from the very first paragraph that the issue at hand was with “Islamic terrorism” and that, according to the writer of the concept