Posts Tagged: Islam
The military can't defeat the Islamic State. We must look instead at the sources of ISIS support.
How did an eighteenth-century Arab preacher and scholar become one of the most influential religious figures in the world today?
Muhammad Ali’s conversion to Islam was, in part, an attempt to transcend racism.
How did Saudi Arabia end up funding the building of mosques and madrasas around the world?
It's not too late for the United States to help get Afghanistan back on its feet.
The Islamic State, like 150% proof moonshine, is pure, but deadly.
Those in the West who call on Muslims to condemn those who commit terrorist attacks in the name of Islam don’t seem to be aware that is already being done.
In the U.S. Muslims tend to be middle-class; in Europe, the urban poor.
Wrestling is the new ping pong when it comes to U.S.-Iranian relations.
The spread of Salafism, thanks to Saudi Arabia, sows the seeds of sympathy for Islamic extremism.