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On European Muslim nationalism

On European Muslim nationalism

In theory, we know that Muslims should be a single political body – the Ummah. In practice, however, we see that the Saudis are at odds with Qataris, the Emirates with the Turks, the Egyptians with the Sudanese, the Pakistanis with the Bangladeshis and so on. Also, Ibn Khaldun explained why, long before the creation of modern nation-states, the Ummah[Read More…]

March 10, 2018 0 comments Our vision
Islam and the Question of Nationalism (Zaid Shakir)

Islam and the Question of Nationalism (Zaid Shakir)

Introduction The nation-state, which involves wedding a specific people to a sovereign territorial entity, is a modern phenomenon. For example, the unity of the Italian city-states into a coherent modern nation-state did not occur until the late 1850s. The unification of Germany under Prussia did not occur until 1871. Even though there were many French kingdoms, and even a French[Read More…]

January 30, 2018 0 comments Society
Judeo-Christian mobilization. Breivik’s challenge

Judeo-Christian mobilization. Breivik’s challenge

Judeo-Christian mobilization: plot story In my article «Judeo-Christian mobilization» (2010) I came to the conclusion, that European Muslims will quite soon face the phenomenon of cultural and political mobilization under Judeo-Christian banner. This mobilization will be targeted against Islam. Currently we may notice this process in various areas, from mass media’s hysteria on default of the multiculturalism to political success of antiIslamic parties.[Read More…]

January 13, 2018 0 comments Society
The road map for new Caucasian Muslims (Shaykh Ali Adani)

The road map for new Caucasian Muslims (Shaykh Ali Adani)

Abu Salif Ahmad ‘Ali al-‘Adanî, born in the Yemen, is an Italian Muslim and one of the scholars devoted to the revival of the classical knowledge of Ahl as-Sunnah, in particular the existential legacy of the Islamic West. He has studied in Tunis, with Shaykh an-Nayfar, the then greatest exponent of traditional Maliki knowledge together with such as Shaykh al-Akhwah, and a[Read More…]

December 3, 2017 0 comments Our vision
Islam&Nationalism (Shaykh Zaid Shakir)

Islam&Nationalism (Shaykh Zaid Shakir)

The nation-state and nationalism are both modern phenomena. In his article for Renovatio, Zaid Shakir writes that Islam contains clear arguments against the most important elements of nationalism. This conversation explores the contents of his article, Where Islam and Nationalism Collide, to be published in Vol I, Issue II of Renovatio: the Journal of Zaytuna College.

October 9, 2017 0 comments Our vision