Posts Tagged ‘ Farah Pandith ’

Ideological Jihadist Victory Confounds Experts

Oct 15th, 2015 | By

Although free countries like the United States lack the legal and religious authority to define Islam, they can forthrightly stand for the Declaration of Independence’s “unalienable Rights” as during the Cold War. Under these moral “laws of Nature and of Nature’s God,” conscientious Muslims and non-Muslims could reject theological bases for human rights abuses.

Jihadism Denial Déjà Vu All Over Again

Feb 23rd, 2015 | By

At a recent Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) panel on “Countering Violent Extremism” the “experts” spent much time attempting to separate Islam from Jihad. Panelists never mentioned Islam-specific terms such as “sharia,” “Islamism,” or “jihad which set the tone.