Follow @TheCircumvent Pakistan Today, December 12, 2017. A Leading American think tank, Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) has expressed concern over the growing threat of religious extremism in the United Kingdom, according to a news agency. In a research paper published by the MEMRi, Tufail… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent I thought Islam was a religion of… peace? MEMRI TV, November 7, 2017. On November 7, Kuwaiti cleric Sheikh Saalim Bin Sa’d At-Taweel published a lecture on his official YouTube channel explaining the concept of Jihad. Sheikh At-Taweel… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Times Now, November 8, 2017. A fatwa has been slapped against Rafia Naaz, a Muslim woman who earns her living by teaching yoga in the Jharkhand capital. The girl has been provided with security after she was threatened… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent The Nation, October 24, 2017. A Lagos State High Court in Igbosere has heard how a man, Ibrahim Tijani, allegedly hacked his neighbour to death following a dispute about the fumes from a generating set. Tijani, 31, was… Continue Reading
http://video.dailymail.co.uk/preview/mol/2017/10/10/1892614103960501649/636x382_MP4_1892614103960501649.mp4 Daily Mail Australia, October 10, 2017. An Islamic preacher from western Sydney has slammed Muslim parents for playing music to their children on the way to the mosque and allowing them to dance at home. Sunni fundamentalist morals campaigner… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent This is your brain on Islam. Al Arabiya, September 25, 2017. Mufti of the Houthi militia in Yemen, Shams al-Deen Sharad al-Deen, has issued a fatwa (religious edict) which forbids the use of the internet “because it leads… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent September 24: Egyptian chanter cleric apologises for singing on TV after facing ban Al Arabiya, September 23, 2017. The Egyptian Ministry of Awqaf has decided to arrest al-Azhari Sheikh Ihab al-Yunis, who sung “Lesa Faker” (Do you still remember?)… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent (Jewish Chronicle, September 5, 2017) UK bans preacher who allegedly called Holocaust numbers a ‘fairytale’ Jewish News, September 1, 2017. The Holocaust denying former Grand Mufti of Jerusalem, who has called for Britain to be destroyed, is set to… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent h/t TROP Telegraph & Argus, September 1, 2017. A former director of Bradford’s Trident regeneration project has been jailed for 17 years for sexually abusing a boy while posing as a religious teacher taking him to a mosque.… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Amazing how imams and clerics, ones who study the Qur’an and teach others to do so, misunderstand Islam so much. AFP, August 22, 2017. A jailed Indonesian cleric has been named as a suspect in a suicide bomb… Continue Reading
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Follow @TheCircumvent PM News Nigeria, May 27, 2017. Expect to hear more of this. The Imam described the Ramadan period as a unique opportunity for Muslims to display the real Islam, which promotes patience, kindness, care for the needy and… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Yahoo7 News, May 25, 2017. LINK to mega-post of Manchester explosions coverage. “That’s against the facts, that’s not true.” True words, Sheikh.
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Follow @TheCircumvent Express Tribune, May 16, 2017. The parents of an 11-year-old boy accused a seminary cleric of severely torturing their son for not memorising a lesson in Vehari district of Punjab. Syed Iftikhar Hussain Shah Bukhari, a resident of… Continue Reading