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 […]
Zara Faris’ recent lecture at Middlesex University is now up online to watch. See Zara Faris explain the rules and wisdom behind the concepts of modesty in Islamic law, especially about Hijab and how it relates to women.
The video of a lecture attended by Abdullah al Andalusi at Surrey University Islamic Society on ‘How Do We Know God Exists, and historical attempts to prove otherwise?’ is now available to watch online. It features a different take on the usual “Does God Exist?” question, by including […]
Announcing MDI’s first video completely translated into Turkish: “Islam or Reformation: Which is the way forward?”
MDI is proud to announce our first Turkish translation of an MDI debate. The debate translated, was a debate between MDI’s Abdullah al Andalusi and turkish journalist, author and advocate of liberalism, Mustafa Akyol. We hope this represents the beginning of more translations into Turkish, making key debates […]
The New World Religion, being preached to you and your kids in school and in the media. It has 7 tenets: 1. Naturalism: Everything that exists is material. All that is true must be observable to the five senses, repeatable in a lab setting, and published recently by […]