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Hadith on Hudud, Corruption, and Equality

Equality is a crucial component of Islamic ethics. But not all notions of “equality” are the same. The modern liberal notion of equality, for example, significantly diverges from the notion of equality propounded by classical liberal thinkers. 498 more words

Liberal Hypocrisy

"Civilized" Nations

This is justice in our modern “civilized” nations. How far humanity has progressed from the Dark Ages — an unrepentant killer of 77 people gets to sit through 21 years in a cell, fed three meals a day, and still can complain about his human rights being violated.

Liberal Hypocrisy

A Saudi Morals Enforcer Called for a More Liberal Islam

July 12, 2016

A Saudi Morals Enforcer Called for a More Liberal Islam. Then the Death Threats Began.

by Ben Hubbard


Saudi cleric, Ahmed Qassim al-Ghamdi, wants genders to mix and women to drive – but he is being attacked for it… 5,945 more words

Civil Society Issues

Focus on Upholding The Rule of Law

Washington DC

July 5, 2016

Focus on Upholding The Rule of Law instead

by Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad


Since Pahang Mufti Abdul Rahman Osman came up with his controversial statement about “kafir harbi” in the Malaysian context, much has been written to dispute him. 601 more words


Political Transformation of Malaysia's Najib Razak

Washington DC

July 3, 2016

Political Transformation of Malaysia’s Najib Razak

by Agence France-Presse


Giant video screens lining Malaysia’s ruling-party headquarters flash towering, 40-floor images of a smiling Prime Minister Najib Razak across a corner of the capital, a glaring reminder of who’s in charge. 783 more words


Act 355: G25, Stop Lying About Hadi's Private Bill

On June 1, 2016 the Malay Mail Online reported that:

G25 criticised today PAS President, Dato’ Seri Haji Hadi’s  Private Member’s Bill to expand the range of punishments the Shariah courts can impose, saying hudud law is inappropriate in secular Malaysia”. 928 more words