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Mr. Bilal Muhammad

Bilal Muhammad is a Senior Fellow at the Berkeley Institute For Islamic Studies. He is also an MA Candidate at the University of Ottawa Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, B.Ed at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto, and Honours BA in Political Science and History at the University of Toronto. He is a teacher and educator based in Toronto, Canada.

Colonial Islam

To understand the imperial project in the Muslim world, one needs to revisit the British colonization of Egypt. Everlyn Baring, better known as Lord Cromer, was the British Proconsul-General in occupied Egypt between 1877 and 1907. He wrote about his tenure in his book “Modern Egypt” (1916). Here […]