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‘If you want to know the truth, read the Qur’an, not The Daily Mail

Comedian Shazia Mirza is fed up at having to apologize for the actions of deranged individuals who claim to share her faith.

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Why defeating Islamic State might mean re-reading The Lord of the Rings

Uncomfortable questions in the Muslim world have exposed an existential crisis, argues Akil N Awan.

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Prevent or pursuit? The government’s new deradicalization strategy

Michaela Whitton analyses the implications of an aggressive anti-terrorism programme.

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A word with Adonis

One of the greatest Arab poets of our time speaks to Giedre Steikunaite about creativity and consciousness.

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Pakistan on the edge of hope

Despite its turbulent past, Ziauddin Sardar finds reasons for optimism in Pakistan’s future.

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The highs and lows of Ramadan in Gaza

In her final blog of the series, Eva Bartlett admires the courage of those observing the Muslim holy month under the most extreme conditions.

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The Islamophobia debate

When is it fair to criticize Islam and when is it not?

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Justice & Rights

The political situation in Iran may not be as bleak as the election of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad suggested, argues Imran Shafi.

Filed in: Iran Islam

Gautum Narang

In New Delhi a boy studies the Qu’ran. Gautam Narang captures the moment.

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Iran's neo-conservatives

Iran’s new breed of neo-conservatives brook no dissent. They include Saeed Mortazavi, implicated in the beating to death of Canadian photojournalist Zahra Kazami in 2003.

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  • November 1, 2004
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Why?

Psychoanalyst Robert M Young puts fanaticism on the couch.

Filed in: Fundamentalism Islam Psychology Religion Youth

  • August 1, 2004
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