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Are ISIS Khawarij - Shaykh Khalid Abdul Rahman Al-Misree

Shaykh Khalid Abdul Rahman Al-Misree said, “Firstly (before discussing if ISIS are khawarij or not because some claim they do not make takfeer upon major sins, know) it is upon the Muslims to return their affairs to the ones who are capable. 723 more words

REFUTATIONS OF THE KHAWARIJ CREED

Tony Blair’s Profiteering is Nothing New, But Nothing Has Changed Either

“It is massively to our advantage that President Sisi succeeds. We should help him.” ~ Tony Blair

In a shocking sentence from his essay Tony Blair called for unfettered support for Sisi.

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Current Affairs

The Illusion of Heroes and British War Crimes in Iraq

Violence is the suspension of law and order, and by extension the rules of engagement in modern warfare are the subversion of the rules that make civilisation possible. 227 more words

England

How to Create a Terrorist, Part II

Yasmina Khadra, The Sirens of Baghdad, Part II.

Spoiler Alert!  I discuss the ending of the novel in this post.

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Books

Jim Murphy Announces that he will stand for Scottish Labour Leadership

Murphy is certainly one of the most divisive characters in Scottish politics, and we are left to consider the wisdom of the Scottish Labour Party in considering him for the leadership job. 259 more words

Scotland

Australia to pay millions to U.S. to particpate in war in Iraq

I always new that as an australian citizen I would have to pay tax. In fact I was quite happy to do so. I can even put aside that close to 40% of my wage is allocated towards tax, and that 40% of the time I am working for someone else. 157 more words

Photo report: Actions against Canadian participation in US-led wars of terror and the criminalization of dissent

CALENDAR OF ANTI-WAR EVENTS

On the weekend of October 24-26, anti-war rallies, marches, pickets and other activities were organized in cities across Canada. Events took place in Charlottetown, Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, London, Windsor, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Calgary, Vancouver and in the Comox Valley and other places. 1,319 more words

No Harbour For War