My Op Ed Piece in the Washington Post: My madrassa classmate hated politics. Then joined the Islamic State.

My madrassa classmate hated politics. Then joined the Islamic State.

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My interview with Diffused Congruence: The American Muslim Experience

Diffused Congruence: The American Muslim Experience.

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Review of What is a Madrasa? by Prof Aslam Fataar Weekend Argus (Sunday Edition), 24 May 2015.


Weekend Argus (Sunday Edition)
24 May 2015

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Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition), 23 May 2015. Page17


Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition)
23 May 2015

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Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition), 23 May 2015. Page17


Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition)
23 May 2015

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What is a Madrasa? is published…invitation to read and offer comments here…

My new book What is a Madrasa? is published.  I invite everyone to read it and I will be happy to pursue a conversation about my book with you on this blog space. Please feel free to comment. Books can be purchased at Amazon, Barnes & Noble stores.

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New book: The African Renaissance and the Afro-Arab Spring A Season of Rebirth?

Just published, my new co-edited volume titled The African Renaissance and the Afro-Arab Spring A Season of Rebirth? Charles Villa-Vicencio, Erik Doxtader, and Ebrahim Moosa, Eds Foreword by former South African president Thabo Mbeki

– See more at:http://press.georgetown.edu/book/georgetown/african-renaissance-and-afro-arab-spring#sthash.Sd9ozu0g.dpuf

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My Madrasa Book is published

Prof Mattson is not only a great scholar but an extraordinary human being. Her enthusiasm and care rejuvenates the author!!

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Review of Muhammad Qasim Zaman’s book: Radical Islamic Thought in a Modern Age

See my review of this excellent book on academia.edu http://tinyurl.com/puftlp5 or view attached pdf MoosaZamanReview

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Update on Datuk Sri Anwar Ibrahim

Regrettably, Anwar Ibrahim, the bold and courageous political leader of Malaysia was imprisoned for a five year term. While the charges were those of sodomy, his imprisonment is seen as a political witch hunt of trying to eliminate him from the political scene given his party’s success in recent years.

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