Do we need to blame the West?

Author: Ali Salman*   In his article published in the Daily Telegraph on 18 August 2017, the author of “The Islamist” Ed Husain, while responding to the recent violent events in Barcelona, has argued that the main objective of the terrorists, including ISIL, is to bring back the Caliphate. According to his analysis, the terrorists,… Continue reading Do we need to blame the West?

Becoming a columnist for the Istanbul Network for Liberty

Author: Mohammed Amin* I was recently surprised to receive an unsolicited invitation to become a columnist for the Istanbul Network. Having accepted, I am using this first column to introduce myself as readers are entitled to know “where I am coming from.” Like many things in life, my connection with the Istanbul Network arose from… Continue reading Becoming a columnist for the Istanbul Network for Liberty