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The consequences of not challenging the Islamic State
The Islamic State's violence against minority groups and non-Sunni sects goes against the teachings of Islam.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 11:42 GMT
Baghdadi's misconstrued caliphate project
The notion of Muslim political unity is well-established in Islam, but is it what the Islamic State stands for?
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 18:45 GMT
Brunei: When Sharia serves the sultan and US media
Both the Sultan of Brunei and US media may be exploiting Sharia for their own purposes.
Last updated: 29 May 2014 13:58 GMT
Sudan: A misconception of apostasy
Sudan's recent apostasy death sentence is a manifestation of the wrongful use of religion in politics.
Dallia M Abdelmoniem
Last updated: 17 May 2014 11:16 GMT
Islam, Saudi and apostasy
Does Islamic law really proscribe the death penalty for apostasy?
Last updated: 10 May 2014 12:55 GMT
What was Rumi talking about?
Sufi poetry has been largely misunderstood by modern pop culture.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 12:33 GMT
Bringing Muslims back to science
Is Muslim religious discourse on scientific matters killing the scientific aspirations of the religious?
Last updated: 11 Apr 2014 11:38 GMT
It's extremist Muslims, not Islamic extremism
It's not a quality in Islam that turns people violent, but the people themselves that are the problem.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2013 13:10 GMT
To Sharia or not to Sharia: The question of Islamopolitics
Islam does not seek to turn its adherents into a monolithic group, but instead celebrates diversity and pluralism.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 17:18 GMT
The irony of Muslim terrorism
Terrorism is the vilest crime because it robs people not only of their lives, but also of their safety and freedom.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2013 15:09 GMT
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
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