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Monthly Archives: February, 2015

ISIS: Christians Worse Than Murderers

Editor note: There are now increasing voices in the international media who are using specific terminologies like Wahabi, Salafi and Deobandi to identify the guiding ideologies of violent facist groups … Continue reading

February 28, 2015 · 1 Comment

SOS from Pakistan: Influential pro-Taliban Deobandi hate cleric threatens rights activists and bloggers

Voice of Sunnis (VoS), a popular Pakistani blogzine known for bold opposition to Taliban and ISIS-affiliate terrorist group ASWJ, condemns bullying, threatening and harassing of Sunni Sufi and Shia bloggers … Continue reading

February 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Award winning Jewish journalist exposes Israel’s policy of backing ‪‎ISIS‬ aka Syrian rebels

  Not a soul could help but be outraged by the two recent atrocities that the Islamic State (IS) has unleashed upon the world. The first of these was the … Continue reading

February 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Names of the Immaculate Twelve Imams as they Appear at the Prophet Muhammad’s (S) Mosque, al-Madinah al-Munawara, KSA

The names of the Twelve Imams of Ahl al-Bayt at Masjid An-Nabawi sallallahu alaihi wa aalhi wa sallam.  Included here are the names; ‘Ali al-Murtaza,  Hasan as-Sibt, Husayn as-Sibt, Abul … Continue reading

February 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

From Ibn Taymiyyah To Daish (ISIS/ISIL) – by Sidq Miqal

The gruesome incineration of the Jordanian Pilot by Da’ish (ISIS) in Iraq has shocked many around the world. However, more than countering merely the violence and the mayhem, the current … Continue reading

February 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Saudi Arabia a ‘breeding ground’ for terrorism, imam tells committee – Amanda Connolly

  Through its relationship with Saudi Arabia, Canada has allied itself with a “breeding ground” for terrorism, a Calgary imam told a Senate committee Monday afternoon. Imam Syed Soharwardy told the … Continue reading

February 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

A comment on Vali Nasr’s lecture in Karachi on “Sectarianism in Muslim politics globally and in Pakistan”

Related post: Vali Nasr’s problematic discourse on ‘Sunni-Shia sectarianism’ On 22 November 2014, Vali Nasr delivered a lecture at the Habib University Karachi on the “growing role of sectarianism in … Continue reading

February 3, 2015 · Leave a comment