7th International Islam & Liberty Conference

Religious freedom is good for democracy and human flourishing; International Conference on Islamic Case for Religious Freedom Concludes  Jakarta: A two-days international conference “Islamic Case for Religious Freedom” held in Jakarta concluded today. The conference was addressed by prominent leaders and scholars in Indonesia, as well as speakers from many countries in South East Asia,…

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Episode 001 – Mustafa Akyol – Reforms in Islamic World ala Luther or ala Locke

Islam and Liberty Podcast presents a lively discussion on topical issues around Islam, Society and Economy led by leading experts. The general orientation is towards intellectual dimensions of relationship between Islam and liberty with focus on religious, civil, political and economic liberties as understood in the Islamic discourse. This podcast is based on a webinar…

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The Multi-Polar World of Islam

Do we have any singular, sacrosanct version of Islam with any central authority? The obvious answer to this question is No, however what is important is to realize that how differences in the interpretations influence the political regimes in which these narratives thrive. The global debate on Islam is largely situated around the Middle East,…

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The ILN Post: Migrations

Author:Dzenan Smajic is a Fellow of Islam & Liberty Network. He is a freelance journalist and blog editor in Bosnia and Herzegovina and author. For decades policymakers have been discussing migration problems and how they are interconnected with democratic deficit in source states and does it mean valuable human capital loss or the picture is…

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7th International Conference “Islamic Case for Religious Freedom”

7th International Islam & Liberty Conference Islamic Case for Religious Freedom Organized by the Islam & Liberty Network Foundation Malaysia Partners: Fatayat Nahdlatul Ulama Indonesia, International Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies (IAIS) Malaysia, Religious Freedom Institute (RFI) USA Supporters: Network for a Free Society, Atlas Network Jakarta, 11-12 November 2019 Islam & Liberty Network is…

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The ILN Post: Islamophobia: why has it become a growing concern and how should Muslims respond?

Author:Mohammed Amin is Chairman of the Islam & Liberty Network Council. He is writing in a personal capacity. Sadly, humans have a long history of disliking, possibly hating, possibly mistreating people who are not like them. We define groups, that we then regard as “other people who are not like us” using three broad approaches:…

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Episode 018 – Dr Radwan A. Masmoudi – Democratic Transition in Tunisia

This week’s episode features a speech by Dr. Radwan Masmoudi. Recorded on 10th July 2019 at IDEAS’ Public Forum titled “Democractic Transition: Successes and Challenges”. He focuses on the democratic transition in Tunisia. Dr Radwan Masmoudi. Radwan A. Masmoudi is the Founder and President of the Center of the Study of Islam & Democracy (CSID),…

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