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Global Militancy on the Rise

In 2016, militants conducted 24,202 attacks worldwide, up from 18,987 in 2015, according to a new report released today by IHS Markit, a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.  138 more words

Terrorism

The Suffragettes and Male Anxiety

After the passing of the Third Reform Act in 1884, attentions for the further extension of the franchise turned towards women. [1] The women’s movement in Britain saw women joining together in multiple organisations to voice an opinion and to act for their personal right to vote in parliamentary elections. 397 more words

Radical Muslim Dudes!

In light of the recent extreme acts of the Illegitimate President of the United States of America, I’m thinking of how awful the terms “radical Muslim” and the related term, “radicalized Muslim” are. 1,186 more words

Justice

PPP's Sindh Govt wants to shut Darululoom Karachi, Jamia Uloom-e-Islamia Banoori Town, Jamia Haqqania, other top Deobandi Seminaries

By: Naimat Khan

KARACHI: The Sindh Government of Pakistan People’s Party has recommended to place top Deobandi Seminaries across Pakistan, including the one visited by senior party leader, Senator Saeed Ghani, for support during December 2015 local government elections, on watch list, it emerged on Monday. 758 more words

Militancy

Ain't got no headphones

What to do about white fragility?

I don’t think it’s at all necessary that everyone concerned about racism also try to understand why some people are racist (and why many more tolerate racists and racism), but some of us should. 471 more words

Musing

UN: Send Peacekeepers to Myanmar Now! Save the Rohingyas! 

Dear UN,
I’m concerned over reports of mass killings, rape, torture, loot and arson attacks on the minority Rohingya Muslims in the name of clearing operations by the Myanmar Army in Rakhine state after armed terrorists attacked border outposts on October 9. 117 more words

NSA pick Flynn a critic of Muslim militancy, culture

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Flynn, the retired Army lieutenant general and intelligence officer who is Donald Trump’s pick to serve as his national security adviser, is a harsh critic of Muslim extremism and the religion itself, calling “radical Islam” an existential threat to the United States. 922 more words

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