The Battle of Tours
A view from Hong Kong: mostly about Islam, with some other bits and pieces that grab me...
Why the Battle of Tours
Islam in figures
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
The Islamic State and Islam
What relationship does the
State have to
“Absolutely nothing” is the answer
almost every Western politician gives
. For example, U.S. President Obama adamantly stated in a televised speech that the Islamic State “is not Islamic.”
This begs the question: How does one determine what is—and is not—Islamic?
The traditional answer, the Islamic answer, has been as follows