Event Update

by Henry Jackson Society   On May 15th, 2017, The Henry Jackson Society welcomed Mohammed Amin MBE, Azhar Aslam and Sheikh Dr. Usama Hasan for an open discussion on their works on Islam and its compatibility with liberal and Western values. Mohammed Amin is the Chairman of the Conservative Muslim Forum, Azhar Aslam is a… Continue reading Event Update

The Individual, Freedom of Choice and Tolerance in the Quran

Author: Azhar Aslam This article is published in the “Islamic Foundations of a Free Society”, Institute of Economic Affairs, 2016. You can download the whole book from here: Islamic foundations for a Free Society (pdf) Consensus opinion suggests that the philosophies of individualism and liberalism that opened the path to modernity in the West are… Continue reading The Individual, Freedom of Choice and Tolerance in the Quran

Opening remarks at the 2nd INFoL Conference in Islamabad – Azhar Aslam

By Azhar Aslam Dear Friends, Respected Speakers and Honourable Guests I welcome you to the second international conference of Istanbul Network for Liberty, an organization set up by Muslims to look for the principles of free society from within Islamic history and culture and to promote these values... It is our mission to help setup an… Continue reading Opening remarks at the 2nd INFoL Conference in Islamabad – Azhar Aslam

Opening and closing remarks at the inaugural meeting of INFoL in Fez – Azhar Aslam

By Azhar Aslam Dr Azhar Aslam’s opening and closing remarks at the inaugural meeting of the Istanbul Network for Liberty in Fez, April 25th, 2012. Dr Azhar Aslam FRCS(G), FACS, FEACS  Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Specialising in Cosmetic Surgery . Dr Aslam trained in Surgery for ten years; out of which five and a half years… Continue reading Opening and closing remarks at the inaugural meeting of INFoL in Fez – Azhar Aslam

Enterprise of Liberty in Muslim World – Azhar Aslam

By Azhar Aslam We are gathered here to talk about Islam and Free Society ... for many Muslims and non Muslims alike, these two words are truly antithetical Islam above any other meaning has always meant freedom from tyranny of any kind and in any form. In the first short three sentences of Surah Fateh Allah… Continue reading Enterprise of Liberty in Muslim World – Azhar Aslam