Follow @TheCircumvent Who knew Islam was such a feminist religion? Ahram Online, October 18, 2017. In a brief statement before a conference on “The role of fatwas (Islamic edicts) in stabilising society”, Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Ahmed El-Tayeb said Islam’s… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Ahram Online, October 17, 2017. The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed El-Tayeb slammed on Tuesday what he described as calls for allowing homosexuality as a human right, Al-Ahram Arabic news website reported. “The calls to allow homosexuality… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Egypt Independent, September 18, 2017. Head of Al-Azhar University, Mohamed Hussein, decided on Sunday to refer Al-Azhar professor Sabri Abdul Raeuf to investigation over recent his recent necrophilia ‘fatwā’ [Islamic legal opinion], that generated massive outrage and controversy… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent MEMRI TV, July 20, 2017. Speaking on Palestinian Authority TV on July 20, Al-Azhar University Professor of Islamic Law Ahmad Karima said that the Jewish tribes in Yathrib had plotted against the Prophet Muhammad and that “Allah told us… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent MEMRI TV, May 4, 2017. See? When he speaks Arabic, he says entirely different things.