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  • Qur'anic studies today
    January 20, 2017
    Frédéric Imbert on the 'Qur'an of the rocks' (article in French on Arabic graffiti)https://www.academia.edu/30964676/LE_CORAN_DES_PIERRES_STATISTIQUES_EPIGRAPHIQUES_ET_PREMIERES_ANALYSES
  • Qur'anic studies today
    January 20, 2017
    Thanks Zaotar.
  • Qur'anic studies today
    January 20, 2017
    Hi Zaotar,I enjoyed Sinai´s article very much and retain here a quote:Quote...what one is perhaps first bound to notice, especially against the background of its far-reaching convergence with Syriac homiletic literature, is the consistent eliminati...
  • Very delicious
    January 20, 2017
    HI YEE its actually TGT as in the rnb group i think yes they were educated and savvy fucks compiling from popular information over time have u checked this site http://skepticsannotatedbible.com/quran/index.htmits great for clarity makes it so ...
  • What music are you listening to at the moment?
    January 20, 2017
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2KCPdudzz-w
  • Qur'anic studies today
    January 20, 2017
    To clarify a bit, I see the Qur'an as emerging from a milieu that has already generated a popular non-sacramental soteriology (meaning the way in which believers were saved), focused purely on eschatological salvation (meaning they were saved entirely ...
  • Texas State Representative asks imams to pledge apostates free from persecution
    January 20, 2017
    http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/01/19/texas-lawmaker-polls-mosque-leaders-on-sharia-law-support.htmlPublished January 19, 2017  Associated PressAUSTIN, Texas –  A Texas lawmaker is asking state mosque leaders to pledge support for the "safety" of form...
  • Qur'anic studies today
    January 20, 2017
    Peter Webb reviews Greg Fisher's Arabs and Empires before Islamhttps://www.academia.edu/31000884/Review_of_Greg_Fisher_Arabs_and_Empires_before_Islam
  • Qur'anic studies today
    January 20, 2017
    Quote from: zeca on January 17, 2017, 08:20 PMNicolai Sinai - The Eschatological Kerygma of the Early Qur’anhttps://www.academia.edu/19225122/_The_Eschatological_Kerygma_of_the_Early_Qur_an_forthcoming_in_Apocalypticism_and_...
  • Qur'anic studies today
    January 19, 2017
    I'm inclined to see the early believers as evolving gradually from some kind of Christian sect towards an identity as a distinct religion over the course of the seventh century. I'd say the Jewish influences are secondary. I think Segovia sees any expl...

Discrimination and violence lie at the heart of Sharia courts

The below was published in The Freethinker. I gave oral evidence at the Home Affairs Select Committee evidence session on Sharia Councils on November 1 on why Sharia courts in Britain are an Islamist project to control women, are discriminatory and should be dismantled. (This was preceded by a written statement.) When questioned by MP [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|Press Releases, Resources|0 Comments

Leading Islamic charity told by watchdog to distance itself from those who condone ‘violent extremism and acts of terrorism’, The Telegraph, 13 November 2016

Leading Islamic charity told by watchdog to distance itself from those who condone 'violent extremism and acts of terrorism', The Telegraph, 13 November 2016

By | November 13th, 2016|Media Coverage, Resources|0 Comments

The Charity Commission should revoke iERA’s charitable status

The Charity Commission has spent three years investigating the Islamic Education and Research Academy, including its financial mismanagement and extremist speakers and partnerships, which were highlighted in the Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain's report "Evangelising Hate". The recently published Charity Commission inquiry report confirms CEMB's report by finding that the iERA has indeed been promoting [...]

By | November 13th, 2016|Featured, Press Releases, Resources|0 Comments

Blaming the Victims: Islam’s Non Believers

By Marieme Helie Lucas (Algerian sociologist) Reposted from SIAWI Also available in French. For the past three decades, we have been witnessing the implementation in politics of the concept of perversity in psychology. Case study, truly. I first realized that during the ‘dark decade’ in Algeria, which made about 200,000 victims, most of them at [...]

By | October 20th, 2016|Press Releases, Resources|Comments Off on Blaming the Victims: Islam’s Non Believers

Omer El-Hamdoon and Discrimination against Ex-Muslims

In Deeyah Khan's film, Islam's Non Believers, Omer El-Hamdoon, President of the Muslim Association of Britain (MAB), justifies the discrimination and ostracisation against ex-Muslims in Britain and portrays Islam's nonbelievers are 'outside the human norms': Here is a quote from the film: Omer El-Hamdoon: The Muslim community is a community that is based on religion. [...]

By | October 13th, 2016|Resources|Comments Off on Omer El-Hamdoon and Discrimination against Ex-Muslims

My Ordeal with the Quran, By Abbas Abdul Noor

Brief abstract: This is the first English translation (by Hassan Radwan) of the book, "My Ordeal with the Quran Complete Full Version." By Abbas Abdul Noor. The book has been in available Arabic on the internet for about ten years in PDF form. The first page identifies the text as a draft copy, indicating that [...]

By | February 3rd, 2016|Resources|Comments Off on My Ordeal with the Quran, By Abbas Abdul Noor

Apostasy and Blasphemy are basic Human Rights

In 2016, the Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain will continue to highlight the cases of those languishing in prisons or on death row for apostasy or blasphemy, including: Abdulaziz Dauda, also known as Abdul  Inyass, an Islamic scholar sentenced to death in Nigeria for blasphemy for a lecture which was deemed to be blasphemous against Islam's [...]

By | January 26th, 2016|Press Releases, Resources|Comments Off on Apostasy and Blasphemy are basic Human Rights

A Case Study of Islamism on Campus: University of Dublin, Goldsmiths and University of Warwick

A CASE STUDY OF ISLAMISM ON CAMPUS: UNIVERSITY OF DUBLIN, GOLDSMITHS, AND UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK The Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain (CEMB) has today published a case study on the Islamic Societies at Trinity College Dublin, Warwick University and Goldsmiths University where attempts were made to restrict or bar our spokesperson Maryam Namazie from speaking [...]

By | January 26th, 2016|Press Releases, Resources|Comments Off on A Case Study of Islamism on Campus: University of Dublin, Goldsmiths and University of Warwick

Covering your Internet Tracks Leaflet

  IKQ - 4 November 2015 INTRODUCTION These suggestions are primarily aimed at a British audience. However they can also apply to people across the globe that find themselves in need of greater security, privacy and anonymity for their electronic communications. They assume that your computer is running a version of MS Windows, but again [...]

By | November 4th, 2015|Press Releases, Resources|2 Comments

Evangelising Hate – Islamic Education and Research Academy (iERA)

A new report from the Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain “Evangelising Hate” exposes the Islamic Education and Research Academy (iERA) as a Hate Group. You can read the report here. Whilst iERA purports to be a missionary-like charitable organisation, it is in fact a “soft Islamist” group, which acts as the Islamist movement’s public relations [...]

By | May 19th, 2014|Press Releases, Resources|Comments Off on Evangelising Hate – Islamic Education and Research Academy (iERA)