Islam Beyond the Violent Jihadis: An Optimistic Muslim Speaks Read Online Free - The meaning and message of Islam has been corrupted and perverted by a particularly virulent strain of Islam. Writer and critic Ziauddin Sardar tells the stories of different interpretations of Islam and argues for a critical version of a religion that has a long and distinguished history—but appears to have been swept aside by a fundamentalist interpretation.
Ziauddin Sardar is the award-winning author of over fifty books, including Desperately Seeking Paradise and, more recently, Mecca: The Sacred City. Editor of the quarterly Critical Muslim, he is an internationally renowned public intellectual.
|Title||:||Islam Beyond the Violent Jihadis: An Optimistic Muslim Speaks|
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March 31, 2017
"Some may even accuse me of heresy. Which will put me in the good company of countless Muslim free-thinkers, classical and contemporary, who had to endure such accusations. But in my case the accusation has more meaning - what I am actually suggesting is that it is time for heresy to take centre...