Islamgelehrter über den Terror: „Der Koran ändert sich nicht“— Cicero de (In German language–interview with Grand Imam of al-Azhar on terrorism, sectarian conflict and roll of al- Azhar)

Ahmad Mohammad al Tayyeb gilt als höchste religiöse Instanz im sunnitischen Islam. Was denkt er über den „Islamischen Staat“, über die Reform seiner Religion und die Schiiten? picture alliance Imam Ahmad Mohammad al Tayyeb und Außenminister Frank-Walter Steinmeier im Mai in Kairo Herr Großimam, wie viel Autorität hat Ihre Al-Azhar-Universität noch? Ahmad Mohammad al Tayyeb:…

Israel faces a rise in Jewish terrorism — by Ben Caspit on Al-Monitor com

Israel is in shock. On July 30, Yishai Shlissel, an ultra-Orthodox extremist, burst into a gay pride parade in Jerusalem. Armed with a large knife, Shlissel indiscriminately stabbed six people in a rampage before eventually being stopped by the police. On Aug. 2, 16-year-old Shira Banki died from her wounds. Her attacker had been released…

Endlich: Es wächst zusammen, was zusammenwachsen muss — MiGAZIN DE (Berlin: Muslim, Jews, Christians and Politician against terrorism – In German language)

Noch nie haben Muslime und die Spitze des Staates ein so deutliches Zeichen gesetzt. Vor 10.000 Menschen demonstrierten der Bundespräsident, führende Regierungspolitiker und Muslime ein längst überfälliges und wichtiges “Wir”. Endlich. 10.000 Menschen kamen zur Kundgebung der Muslime gegen den Terrorismus Stärker hätten Muslime und die Spitze des Staates Geschlossenheit nicht demonstrieren können. Mit der…

“Pluralist societies are about give and take” — Interview with Dr. Farid Esack of South Africa by Claudia Mende on German Muslims, Islam, Terrorism and more / Videos

Interview with Farid Esack: “Pluralist societies are about give and take” — by Claudia Mende on Qantara de ***** Farid Esack is a Koran scholar and Islamic liberation theologian from South Africa. He is one of the most renowned Islamic thinkers of our time. Claudia Mende spoke to him at the recent international “Horizons of…

Australia offers humanitarian asylum to 2,500 Shia families affected by terrorism in Pakistan — Ahlul Bayt News Agency Iran

The Australian government has offered asylum on humanitarian grounds to 2,500 Hazara families of Pakistan who have been affected by terrorism.    (Ahlul Bayt News Agency) – Last week, a representative of Australian immigration department met with United Nations officials to make the asylum offer.   According to the Express Tribune, over 80 residents of the…

Pakistan: Fighting Terrorism with Microloan – Fairplanet

Roshaneh Zafar – The Kashf Foundation, posted with vodpod ->>>>><<<<<- Fighting Terrorism with Microloan Nov 16, 2010 | atsil | Category: Read the World Roshaneh Zafar, an American-educated banker, is fighting extremism with microfinance in Pakistan. By this she’s empowering some of Pakistan’s most impoverished women, giving them the tools to run businesses of their…

Terrorism forbidden in Islam: Grand Mufti – Dawn com news

MAKKAH, Nov 15: Terrorism is forbidden in Islam and such acts should not be reciprocated at any cost, Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Abdullah said in his Haj sermon at Mount Arafat on Monday. Sheikh Abdul Aziz said since Allah had bestowed humans with reason, it was binding on them to differentiate between good…

Obama moves to de-link terrorism from Islam – Dawn Com

By Anwar Iqbal WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama has ordered a revision of America’s National Security Strategy with the aim to remove terms that link Islam to terrorism, administration officials said. The officials said the change would remove terms like “Islamic radicalism” from the National Security Strategy, a document that was created by the previous…

Kashmiris are living a long nightmare of Indian colonialism — By Goldie Osuri on the Conversation com

India’s decision to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir in early August, and the repression and communications blackout that followed, is another step in India’s long history of colonising Kashmir. Narendra Modi’s administration effectively annexed Kashmir by abrogating Article 370 of the Indian constitution, adopted in 1954 to guarantee Kashmir’s semi-autonomous status. But…

In ‘Astounding’ Exchange Rare for Corporate Media, Peter Beinart Calls on US Lawmakers to Witness Firsthand the Plight of Palestinians — Common Dreams org

“The first time I went to spend time with Palestinians in the West Bank, it was a shattering experience…People need to go and see for themselves.”   by Julia Conley, staff writer Palestinians cross Qalandiya checkpoint to perform the first Friday Prayer of Islamic holy month of Ramadan at the Al-Aqsa Mosque, in Ramallah, West Bank…

Muslim Girlhood, Past and Present: A Conversation with Shenila Khoja-Moolji — Interview by Hussein Rashid on Blog Los Angeles Review of Books org, 01/22/2019

Shenila Khoja-Moolji is Assistant Professor of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies at Bowdoin College. We sat down to talk about her recent book, Forging the Ideal Educated Girl: The Production of Desirable Subjects in Muslim South Asia, and the contemporary politics of girls’ education and empowerment campaigns. The book is available for free download here….

Pakistan FM: "War is no option. The only solution is dialogue." | Talk to Al Jazeera

Pakistan’s new government, headed by new Prime Minister, Imran Khan, has inherited challenging relations with two key countries, India and the United States. Observers are questioning how the country’s new leadership will seek to reshape its foreign policy regionally and globally as it continues to battle the Pakistan Taliban, attempt engagement with India and address…