My Guantanamo Diary: The Detainees and the Stories They Told Me

Mahvish Khan is the one Afghan-American to stroll into Guantanamo of her personal accord. This precise ebook is her tale, and the tale of the boys she grew to grasp uniquely good contained in the cages of Guantanamo. Mahvish Khan is an American attorney, born to immigrant Afghan mom and dad. She was once outraged that her kingdom, america, appeared to have suspended its culture of equality for all below the legislations with reference to these imprisoned at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba, and so she volunteered to translate for the legal professionals - together with British attorney and founding father of Reprieve Clive Stafford Smith - performing seasoned bono for the prisoners. simply because she spoke their language, understood their customs and taken them Starbucks chai, the nearest to be had drink to the type of tea they might drink at domestic, they fast befriended her, delivering fatherly recommendation in addition to a uniquely own perception into their plight, and that in their households hundreds of thousands of miles away at domestic. a few at Guantanamo are terrorists who should be convicted and sentenced as such. a few are paediatricians and college academics. we won't inform the variation until eventually we see them as people with their very own special tales. They deserve that a lot. No different author has had entry to the detainees. This e-book is a testomony to their captivity. It files the voices of fellows who've been tortured and held in a black gap of indefinite detention with no felony recourse for years. It indicates who they're and likewise permits readers to determine that those males are extra just like us than they're different.

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Infidel

By Ayaan Hirsi Ali

One in every of today’s so much in demand and arguable political figures, Ayaan Hirsi Ali burst into overseas headlines following the homicide of Theo van Gogh by means of an Islamist who threatened that she will be subsequent. She made headlines back while she used to be stripped of her citizenship and resigned from the Dutch Parliament.

Infidel shows the arriving of age of this unusual political star and champion of loose speech in addition to the improvement of her ideals, iron will, and notable decision to struggle injustice. Raised in a strict Muslim kinfolk, Hirsi Ali survived civil warfare, woman mutilation, brutal beatings, youth as a religious believer throughout the upward push of the Muslim Brotherhood, and existence in 4 , volatile nations governed principally by way of despots. She escaped from a compelled marriage and sought asylum within the Netherlands, the place she earned a school measure in political technology, attempted to aid her tragically depressed sister comply with the West, and fought for the rights of Muslim girls and the reform of Islam as a member of Parliament. less than consistent hazard, demonized via reactionary Islamists and politicians, disowned by way of her father, and expelled from kinfolk and extended family, she refuses to be silenced.

Ultimately a party of overcome adversity, Hirsi Ali’s tale tells how a brilliant little woman evolves out of dutiful obedience to develop into an outspoken, pioneering freedom fighter. As Western governments fight to stability democratic beliefs with spiritual pressures, no different booklet will be extra well timed or extra major.

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Islam! What are the Veil, Divorce, and Polygamy for? (Arabic Edition)

By Mohammad Amin Sheikho

In recent times, a few matters just like the veil, polygamy, and divorce in Islam became items of debate and dispute upon which the mass media, specifically the western ones, shed gentle. what's the veil, polygamy, and divorce in Islam?. during this Audiobook: - A discussion among a Western Orientalist and a Muslim Savant concerning the verity of the philosophy of the veil in Islam, the significance of marriage agreement, the verity of polygamy in Islam. and the verity of divorce in Islam. - Is it the canopy screening merely the hair? or it's the complete disguise screening the entire physique with the face? what's the knowledge at the back of it? and what are the Qur’anic proofs (verses) that point out it and choose its nature? Islam… what's divorce for?! what's a couple of spouse for?!

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DANGER OF SELF INTERPRETATION OF QURAN

By Islamic Mobility - XKP

Quran is Allah's speech to mankind that used to be dropped at us by means of His final Apostle (PBUH&HF). hence, it truly is our accountability to benefit and comprehend the phrases of Allah. many folks imagine that Quran is a self instructing ebook in order that you can still comprehend all of Allah phrases with out have to collect its that means from a instructor who's licensed via Allah. they think that as human sciences growth and because the new theories, principles, and critiques increase, possible construct a brand new knowing of Quran. they keep that it's the responsibility of individuals to imagine and advance interpretations of Quran in line with the desires the hot generations and the necessities of every period . for this reason, they give thought to Quran is topic to diversified interpretations in accordance with the present wishes of the society and other people can alter its that means in accordance their new evaluations. they give thought to this the dynamic characteristic of the faith of Islam. this might additionally provide an excuse to tolerate and settle for the differing perspectives in Islam. they give thought to a majority of these distinction in realizing the faith of Allah is Allah's mercy to mankind which ends up in the growth of the faith as human sciences grow.

In this text, we'll speak about if we're allowed to interpret Quran in response to our opinion, and if Allah has left us on our personal to discover a relative realizing of Quran, and if He has excused us to stick to such relative interpretations that are divergant as a result of the number of critiques, or if He has assigned a few particular lecturers for explaining His e-book to mankind and has ordered us to exclussively seek advice from them for usderstaning of the Quran.

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Islam Through Western Eyes: From the Crusades to the War on Terrorism

By Jonathan Lyons

Despite the West's growing to be involvement in Muslim societies, conflicts, and cultures, its lack of ability to appreciate or learn the Islamic global threatens any prospect for East–West rapprochement. Impelled via a thousand years of anti-Muslim principles and pictures, the West has didn't interact in any significant or effective approach with the area of Islam. Formulated within the medieval halls of the Roman Curia and courts of the eu Crusaders and perfected within the newsrooms of Fox information and CNN, this anti-Islamic discourse determines what can and can't be stated approximately Muslims and their faith, trapping the West in a deadly, dead-end politics that it can't afford.

In Islam via Western Eyes, Jonathan Lyons unpacks Western conduct of considering and writing approximately Islam, accomplishing a cautious research of the West's grand totalizing narrative throughout 1000 years of historical past. He observes the discourse's corrosive results at the social sciences, together with sociology, politics, philosophy, theology, diplomacy, protection stories, and human rights scholarship. He follows its impact on study, speeches, political approach, and executive coverage, combating the West from responding successfully to its most vital twenty-first-century demanding situations: the increase of Islamic strength, the emergence of spiritual violence, and the starting to be pressure among confirmed social values and multicultural rights between Muslim immigrant populations.

Through the highbrow "archaeology" of Michel Foucault, Lyons finds the workings of this discourse and its underlying impression on our social, highbrow, and political lives. He then addresses problems with deep difficulty to Western readers―Islam and modernity, Islam and violence, and Islam and women―and proposes new methods of considering the Western dating to the Islamic world.

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A Mosque in Munich: Nazis, the CIA, and the Rise of the Muslim Brotherhood in the West

By Ian Johnson

In the wake of the scoop that the Sept. 11 hijackers had lived in Europe, journalist Ian Johnson puzzled how this kind of radical crew may well sink roots into Western soil. so much debts reached again 20 years, to U.S. aid of Islamist combatants in Afghanistan. yet Johnson dug deeper, to the beginning of the chilly conflict, uncovering the untold tale of a gaggle of ex-Soviet Muslims who had defected to Germany in the course of global conflict II. There, they'd been formed right into a well-oiled anti-Soviet propaganda computer. As that warfare ended and the chilly conflict begun, West German and U.S. intelligence brokers vied for regulate of this influential staff, and on the middle of the covert tug of struggle used to be a quiet mosque in Munich—radical Islam’s first beachhead within the West.

Culled from an array of resources, together with newly declassified records, A Mosque in Munich interweaves the tales of a number of key avid gamers: a Nazi student became postwar spymaster; key Muslim leaders around the globe, together with contributors of the Muslim Brotherhood; and naïve CIA males desirous to struggle communism with a brand new weapon, Islam. an extraordinary ground-level examine chilly warfare spying and a revelatory account of the West’s first, disastrous come upon with radical Islam, A Mosque in Munich is as eye-catching because it is essential to our figuring out the error we're nonetheless making in our dating with Islamists at the present time

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The Second Coming of Christ (Arabic Edition)

By Mohammad Amin Sheikho

This ebook is exquisitely new. it really is unusual yet actual: approximately issues that aren't acknowledged, trained through the occasions which are occurring round us, and evidence which are past dispute. truly if you begin examining this booklet you won't be capable to go away it with out coming to the final web page of it having a truly unique, new, good judgment and Divine wisdom. it truly is as real because the lifestyles in you is. you discover during this piece of latest wisdom many concerns which prescribe the truth in summary sort having introduced it into minds as vibrant evidence: what's the improper with the lifetime of excessive applied sciences? Do you suspect that this modern applied sciences are the most resource of distress of our life?! Why do humans abandon God and the place Do they direct their vacation spot into? what's God’s objective of the afflictions and problems which He has pushed to humans and countries? What are the explanations in the back of the destruction of the previous countries? Do you think the total global is coming to a similar destiny of the previous destructed international locations? what's the final inn of escaping from this terrible finish? what's the genuine which means of the Hour that's pointed out within the Divine texts? Is it the Doomsday or the hour of ruining occasions so one can weigh down many of the complete international? What are its symptoms and what's the true genuine which means of every one in all them? Is grasp Jesus the Messiah going to return once more, what are the evidences of his shut blessing coming to this global and the place is he now? Blessed are those people who are born in his shut coming time. Why? Is grasp Jesus the redeemer? what's the actual which means of “the redeemer”? such a lot of religions’ students say grasp Adam devoted a sin ? Do you think our nice father did that ? what's the genuine truth past that? Is there any option to keep your self in this tricky time? How may perhaps you rescue your self from the terrible and destructing occasions of the Hour? the best way of accomplishing trust and precise religion. there are numerous different attention-grabbing proof and realities of the occasions that we're modern with and that are coming quickly because the Divine texts have expert us.

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Puppets of Faith: Theory of Communal Strife

By BS Murthy

This novel thought-provoking non-fiction examines how the Musalmans are typically the sufferers of the Islamic psyche, formed via the proclivities in their prophet, vicissitudes of his existence, attitudes of his detractors and the credulity of his fans, which the mechanism in their umma perpetuates. along with examining the psyche of Muhammad and the submission of the Muslamans that have a tendency to form the Islamic ethos of separateness, how this would very likely govern the Muslim psyche is scanned with “I’m okay – You’re Ok”, the well-known paintings of Thomas A. Harris, with their spiritual creed from Roland E Miller’s “Muslim Friends–Their religion and Feeling”, because the probe.

Also, in addition to depicting the ironies of the faiths that affected the destiny of the peoples, eclipsed the cultures of communes, altered the process background and afflict the politics of the day this booklet examines how the sanaatana dharma got here to outlive in India, despite the mixed onslaught of the Christianity and Islam on Hinduism for over a millennium. this can be if you desire to pay attention to the follies in their religion and the foibles of others to lighten the load of dogma and decrease the bags of prejudice, and is postulated in thirty-four well-structured chapters.

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