"Voices of Muslim Reformers in the Modern World" Press Conf
Leaders for moderation within Islam educate the West and seek support against Islamist imperialism. Acceptees of "Profiles in Courage" awards by American Jewish Congress, Salman Rushdie, Dr....
The Muslim Reformation
A clip from the 2006 Crescent Films documentary "The Muslim Reformation" in which scholar Tariq Ramadan argues that Islam in Europe holds the key to reforming the religion. It was directed...
Does Islam need Reformation? Debate at SOAS - Mustafa Akyol vs Abdullah al Andalusi
Islam and Reformation: What is the way forward? 16th March 2012 School of African and Oriental Studies (SOAS) Can Islamic civilisation be revived? What are the solutions for the problems in...
Stephan Ulph: The Importance of Muslim Reformers
Tariq Ali: Islamic Reformation
Tariq Ali - renowned Pakistani political analyst, author of the acclaimed "The Clash of Fundamentalisms: Crusades, Jihads, and Modernity", and editor of the New Left Review - discusses the...
Edip Yuksel (E) Ali Fazely on Islamic Reform
In 7 June 2011, I interviewed various muslim reformers. Among them was Ali Fazely, Professor of Physics at Southern University, and A&M College, Baton Rouge.
The Newman Lecture: Irshad Manji and Bret Stephens: Reconciling Allah, Liberty and Love
The Newman Lecture: Irshad Manji and Bret Stephens: Reconciling Allah, Liberty and Love November 14, 2011 One of the most visible Muslim reformers of our era candidly and provocatively...
Muslims told to maintain cleanliness during Bakrid Festival | Reformers Front of India
Reformers Front of India (RFI) has appealed to the government to activate municipalities throughout the State for three days for complete cleaning process from garbage yards and also provide...
Irshad Manji: 'I'm not a moderate Muslim, I'm a reformer'
(Guardian) Irshad Manji, author of The Trouble with Islam Today and Allah, Liberty and Love claims that moderate Muslims are afraid of breaking out of religious orthodoxy and explains why she's...
Freedom, Equality, and The Muslim Brotherhood (english subtitles, audio & aspectratio corrected)
Norwegian documentary about the Muslim Brotherhood in the West features Muslim intellectuals and reformers such as liberal Egyptian author and political thinker Tarek Heggy and Gamal al Banna,...
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0700
Western policymakers today are so fearful of being accused of Islamophobia that they generally won't touch Muslim reformers with a 10-foot pole. They would much rather make nice with the self-proclaimed representatives of “moderate Islam,” who on close ...
Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:59:21 -0700
Western policymakers today are so fearful of being accused of Islamophobia that they generally will not touch Muslim reformers with a barge pole. They would much rather make nice with the self-proclaimed representatives of "moderate Islam", who, on ...
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 20:41:15 -0800
On Tuesday, White House press secretary Josh Earnest explained that the Obama administration would not be using the phrase “radical Islam” to describe the ideology motivating the Charlie Hebdo terrorists. “These are individuals who carried out an act ...
Mon, 23 Mar 2015 05:00:52 -0700
Yes, we Muslim reformers are on the move and no bogus charge of Islamophobia can stop us. The burning of our offices will not deter us. The bombing of our homes will not dissuade us. The beating and killing of our leaders and young girls will not ...
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 22:01:29 -0800
CP-BTV-21 Due to its rarity, it's always notable whenever a top Islamic leader publicly acknowledges the threat of Islamic radicalism and terror. And yet, such denunciations never seem to go beyond words—and sometimes not even that. Thus, in “An Arab ...
Albany Times Union
Fri, 06 Feb 2015 22:33:45 -0800
Almost nowhere has serious credit been given to Muslim reformers working toward new interpretations and the revival of existing, tolerant traditions of Islamic thought. The point is to bolster support within Islam for human rights, religious freedom ...
Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:26:37 -0700
While the overall message of the Quran is unchanging, say Muslim reformers, new generations must find their own readings of the sacred texts. As it stands, Islamic fiqh, or jurisprudence, was largely forged during the medieval period, when women's ...
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:45:00 -0700
Ayaan Hirsi Ali, the former Muslim who has escaped to the West to protect her very life from the Muslims who murdered her filmmaking partner, Theo Van Gogh, is calling for a reformation of Islam similar to the Reformation instigated by Martin Luther in ...
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