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How to fight an ideological war

By Fareed Zakaria
Thursday, February 26, 2015

AMMAN, Jordan — Washington is getting enthusiastic about an ideological war these days: not between Democrats and Republicans — that’s old news — but rather between Americans and radical Islam. 796 more words

Washington Post

Al-Azhar: top Sunni Muslim body condemns IS

Al-Azhar, the prestigious seat of Islamic learning that is based in Cairo but respected by Sunni Muslims across the world, has steadfastly condemned gruesome executions claimed by the Islamic State group. 438 more words


ISIS: Fire and the Healing of the Believer's Chest

February 6, 2015

Over the last couple of weeks, ISIS (Islamic State) has continued to make headlines by gaining territory in Syria, decapitating two Japanese journalists and releasing a highly-produced video showing the burning alive of Jordanian pilot, Muath al-Kassasbeh. 831 more words

Reforming Islam

Noteworthy Speeches of 2015 

As the new year begins, I intend to comment from time to time on speeches that focus attention on topics that attract attention. 784 more words


Coalition of Concerned Citizens Seeks Response to El Sisi's Call for "Religious Revolution"

January 7, 2015


Today letters were issued to several Islamic organizations in the United States by a Coalition of concerned citizens to get their official response to recent comments by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi. 969 more words

Counter Jihad Report

Egyptian Aak 2015 - Week 1 ( Dec 29- Jan 4)

( Amal Clooney, photo via Thanassis Stavrakis/Pool/Getty)

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