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Belgian aftershock from the Turkish coup d’état

Belgian Ummah The Ummah (Arabic: الامة الاسلامية Al-Ummah al-Islamiyya or simply Al-umma) or worldwide Islamic community in Belgium feels the aftershock of the Turkish coup d’état.  The Ummah is seen as a global unit to which those countries are counted … Continue reading

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Silence, devotion, Salafists, quietists, weaponry, bombings, books, writers and terrorists

Trouble-spots across the globe Bob Van Laerhoven seems to have survived life among the Doomed. The full-time Belgian/Flemish author debuted in 1977 as a short story writer, and in 1985 as a literary novelist. More than 30 novels followed, some … Continue reading

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Summary for the year 2015 #1 Threat and fear

If one has to stick a label to the year 2015 can best hot labelled ‘Terror‘, or if you wish to give it a longer title “The Year of the ‘Fear of Islamic conquest.’” In the year that Mons, capital … Continue reading

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Funding of ISIS

The previous years many where convinced that Saudi Arabia was behind the funding of ISIS. Also in the United States was division about the role of certain Arabic Countries. The State Department and the Pentagon have themselves been divided over … Continue reading

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Being Charlie 10

Very soon after the Paris attack on Wednesday last week, Muslims in Europe were already feeling the backlash from it.  This also made many to call for insight and calmness. The United Nations Human Rights chief Zeid Ra’ad Al-Hussein said … Continue reading

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Being Charlie 7

Last week’s attack in Paris is resonating with the people of France and its neighbouring countries in a similar way that the terrorist attack on 09/11/01 in NYC resonated with the people of the US. Funny enough the cartoonists of … Continue reading

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Charlie Hebdo, offensive satire and why ‘Freedom of Speech’ needs more discussion

Originally posted on Christina O'Neill:
In the wake of the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris last week, there has been a lot of emotionally driven debate. Some of these are long-standing issues: Many critics, like Rupert Murdoch, argued that the Muslim…

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Where do we stand in the backdrop of Charlie Hebdo Massacre ?

Freedom of press is a very difficult issue and often we can find certain articles to be re-edited or adjusted, not to say censored, for the safety of an ongoing action. In lot of newspapers and on television-stations we often … Continue reading

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Not true or True Catholicism and True Islam

The Inquisition was not Catholic The Inquisition with its censorship was in itself not Catholic, like ISIS is not in fact “true Islam.” When Pope Innocent III (1160 or 1161–1216) considered  the dualistic religious movement of the Cathars, descended from Gnosticism and … Continue reading

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Public not informed enough about Jihad terrorism in Belgium

Not informing the public You may wonder if it had good use not to inform the general public about certain movements in the country. For some months I also tried to get some Islamic preachers to write on one of … Continue reading

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