What American academic Vali Nasr failed to realize

Saturday, 10 November 2018

Fahad Shoqiran is a Saudi writer and researcher who also founded the Riyadh philosophers group. His writings have appeared in pan-Arab newspaper Asharq al-Awsat, Alarabiya.net, among others. He also blogs on philosophies, cultures and arts. He tweets @shoqiran.


Bahraini scholar assaulted in Iran looks back at his ordeal

Tuesday, 11 September 2018

A prominent Bahraini scholar who was attacked by assailants during his visit to a Shiite shrine in ......

Pakistani council of scholars issues ethical controls for Hajj, Umrah pilgrims

Sunday, 13 August 2017

The Pakistani Ulema (scholars) Council issued a statement specifying the ethical controls which ......

American scholar jailed in Iran remembered as committed, linguistically gifted

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

A Chinese-American graduate student at Princeton sentenced to 10 years in prison in Iran for ......

Abu Dawud: The Imam who collected the Hadiths of directives

Wednesday, 07 June 2017

Abu Dawud Sulayman Ibn al-Ash’ath al-Azdi, commonly known as Abu Dawud was one of the scholars ......

Turkish Muslim televangelist tells rival: Oral sex is allowed in Islam

Thursday, 16 July 2015

Last week, Turkish theologian Ali Rıza Demircan made headlines when he described “advanced ......

Egypt bars entry of U.S. scholar critical of govt

Sunday, 14 December 2014

U.S. scholar and former diplomat Michele Dunne, known for her staunch criticism of Egypt’s ......

Middle East scholar Fouad Ajami dies at 68

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Fouad Ajami, a Middle East scholar who rallied support for the American invasion of Iraq in 2003 and ......

Not Republican for a million years

Thursday, 24 October 2013

Haroon Moghul is the Fellow in Muslim Politics and Societies at the Center on National Security at Fordham Law School. He's a graduate student at Columbia University, a widely-recognized speaker on Islamic thought and Muslim history, and the author of The Order of Light (Penguin 2006). Haroon's writings have been featured on Foreign Policy, Boston Review, Salon, Tikkun, Religion Dispatches, Al-Jazeera and Dawn. He is a Fellow at the Institute of Social Policy and Understanding and Senior Editor at The Islamic Monthly. His essay, "Prom InshAllah," is featured in Salaam, Love: American Muslim Men on Love, Sex, and Intimacy (Beacon 2014). Follow him on Twitter @hsmoghul.