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Persecution of Shias An Assault to Human Rights

September 9, 2019 by Ahmad Farouk Musa

The first article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) reads: “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit […]

Sayyid Qutb dan Fi Zilālil Qur’an

September 3, 2019 by Ahmad Nabil Amir

Ahmad Nabil Amir || 3 Sept 2019   Sayyid Qutb (1906-1966) adalah seorang pemikir dan idealog penting yang banyak dikaitkan dengan gerakan jihadi dan haraki Islam yang fanatik dan ekstremis. Tohmahan sedemikian jelas tidak bersandar kepada kesahihan fakta dan kenyataan sebenar kerana lebih digerakkan oleh […]

International Symposium on Multiculturalism In The Contemporary World: Sociological and Religious Perspectives

August 24, 2019

Date:    Wednesday, 28th  August 2019 Time:   8.30 AM to 4.30PM Venue: Auditorium, Dar Al-Hikmah Library, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Jalan Gombak, Kuala Lumpur  Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/international-symposium-on-multiculturalism-in-the-contemporary-world-soci-tickets-70350880377   “What has come about with the modern age is not the need for recognition […]

Reading Session on “Contemporary Islamic Discourse in the Malay-Indonesian World” with Dr Azhar Ibrahim

August 15, 2019

Date: Friday, 30th August 2019 Time: 7PM – 10PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-session-on-contemporary-islamic-discourse-in-the-malay-indonesian-tickets-69255909289 While many books have probed the role of Islam in political and social change in Southeast Asia over the past three decades, few have focused on […]

Comments on the Abstract “Malays and Islam Under Pakatan Harapan’s Coalition” – ISEAS, Singapore

August 13, 2019 by Harold Kong

Harold Kong || 13 August 2019 1) Recently, I started thinking about Malay problems again after many months of not doing so. These thoughts were prompted when I read the abstract of a Conference paper “Malays and Islam under Pakatan […]

An Interview with Free Malaysia Today

August 11, 2019

The ritual slaughter during Hari Raya Aidil Adha serves as a symbolic reminder of the epic sacrifice of Abraham and Ishmael. To the Christian tradition, he was Isaac, not Ishmael. Ainaa Aiman (AA) from Free Malaysia Today interviewed the Director […]

An Interview with The Diplomat

August 9, 2019

On 8th August 2019, a British journalist Preeti Jha (PJ) who writes for The Diplomat interviewed Dr Ahmad Farouk Musa (AFM), Director at the Islamic Renaissance Front, on issues regarding reform to Malaysia’s NEP in the context of Malaysia’s politics. […]