The Jihadis Return: ISIS and the New Sunni Uprising

09 February 2017 | By Patrick Cockburn | Filed in: islamism.

Though capable of staging spectacular attacks like 9 11, jihadist organizations were not a significant force on the ground when they first became notorious in the shape of al Qa ida at the turn of century The West s initial successes in the 2001 invasion of Afghanistan weakened their support still

The Truth About Muhammad: Founder of the World's Most Intolerant Religion

03 June 2019 | By Robert Spencer | Filed in: islamism.

Muhammad a frank look at his influential and violent life and teachingsIn The Truth about Muhammad, New York Times bestselling author and Islam expert Robert Spencer offers an honest and telling portrait of the founder of Islam perhaps the first such portrait in half a century unbounded by fear a

The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam

25 June 2019 | By Douglas Murray | Filed in: islamism.

A controversial and devastatingly honest depiction of the demise of Europe.The Strange Death of Europe is the internationally bestselling account of a continent and culture caught in the act of suicide Douglas Murray takes a step back and explores the deeper issues behind the continent s possible d

The Failure of Political Islam

18 February 2018 | By Olivier Roy | Filed in: islamism.

For many Westerners, the 1990s may seem the era of Islamic fundamentalism with radical Muslims everywhere on the march, remaking societies and altering the landscape of contemporary politics Offering a corrective to such a view, the French political philosopher Olivier Roy depicts an entirely diffe

The History of Islamic Political Thought: From the Prophet to the Present

05 September 2017 | By Antony Black | Filed in: islamism.

The History of Islamic Political Thought offers a full description and an interpretation of political philosophy from early Islam to the current age of Fundamentalism 622 AD to 2000 AD Antony Black takes the same approach as scholars usually do for the history of Western political thought, examin

Taliban: Militant Islam, Oil and Fundamentalism in Central Asia

21 October 2017 | By Ahmed Rashid | Filed in: islamism.

Shrouding themselves and their aims in deepest secrecy, the leaders of the Taliban movement control Afghanistan with an inflexible, crushing fundamentalism The most extreme and radical of all Islamic organizations, the Taliban inspires fascination, controversy, and especially fear in both the Musli

Islam and the Future of Tolerance: A Dialogue

05 October 2018 | By Sam Harris | Filed in: islamism.

In this deeply informed and absorbing exchange, Sam Harris and Maajid Nawaz present an antidote to the polarizing rhetoric and obscurantism that have become defining features of our time honest dialogue A renowned critic of religion, Harris finds the doctrines of Islam dangerous and irredeemable.

The Force of Reason

10 October 2017 | By Oriana Fallaci | Filed in: islamism.

This work is the follow up to The Rage and The Pride, the author s post 9 11 manifesto She takes aim at the many attacks and death threats she received after the publication of her political views.

The Politically Incorrect Guide to Islam (and the Crusades)

07 August 2019 | By Robert Spencer | Filed in: islamism.

The courageous Robert Spencer busts myths and tells truths about jihadists that no one else will tell MICHELLE MALKIN While many choose to simply blame the West for provoking terrorists, Robert Spencer s new book The Politically Incorrect Guide to Islam and the Crusades reveals why it is

Infidel

09 November 2019 | By Ayaan Hirsi Ali | Filed in: islamism.

One of today s most admired and controversial political figures, Ayaan Hirsi Ali burst into international headlines following the murder of Theo van Gogh by an Islamist who threatened that she would be next She made headlines again when she was stripped of her citizenship and resigned from the Dutc

Radical: My Journey out of Islamist Extremism

26 October 2019 | By Maajid Nawaz | Filed in: islamism.

Maajid Nawaz spent his teenage years listening to American hip hop and learning about the radical Islamist movement spreading throughout Europe and Asia in the 1980s and 90s At 16, he was already a ranking member in Hizb ut Tahrir, a London based Islamist group He quickly rose through the ranks to

The Jihadis Return: ISIS and the New Sunni Uprising

09 February 2017 | By Patrick Cockburn | Filed in: islamism.

Though capable of staging spectacular attacks like 9 11, jihadist organizations were not a significant force on the ground when they first became notorious in the shape of al Qa ida at the turn of century The West s initial successes in the 2001 invasion of Afghanistan weakened their support still