* This presentation is delivered by Hakan Sahin in a meeting of Istanbul Network for Liberty at Sarajevo on October 29th, 2016. * You can watch the whole session by clicking here.
The Islamic Jesus: How the King of the Jews Became a Prophet of the Muslims by Mustafa Akyol is a Muslim’s look at Jesus in both a historical and religious sense. Akyol studied political science at Bogazici University in Istanbul. He is a journalist and author of several books on Islam and Turkish politics. He… Continue reading The Islamic Jesus: How the King of the Jews Became a Prophet of the Muslims
* A review of Mustafa Akyol’s “Islam Without Extremes” by Muhammad Ali Siddiqi A THEME now dominating new works on Islam is a forceful denunciation of its perceived takeover by the conservative — ‘traditionalist’ — school that came into being centuries after the revelation of the Holy Quran. Many Western scholars, Karen Armstrong among them,… Continue reading Islam without Extremes: A Muslim Case for Liberty