Tag: jihad

Jihad, universalism, and the Left: A conversation with Darryl Li

Matan Kaminer , December 18th, 2020


Since its publication in 2019, Darryl Li’s The Universal Enemy: Jihad, Empire, and the Challenge of Solidarity (Stanford University Press) has been the focus of a great deal…


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Scott Atran on Youth, Violent Extremism and Promoting Peace

gregdowney , April 25th, 2015


On 23 April, 2015, Prof. Scott Atran addressed the UN Security Council, to our knowledge the first time an anthropologist has ever been asked to speak to this…


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Indefinite detention for advocating jihadi violence

Dr. Marranci , February 1st, 2015


The Sydney Morning Herald contacted me for a comment on former judge Anthony Whealy’s suggestion to imprison terrorists and terrorist advocates indefinitely till proven de-radicalised. A short q…


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Should Muslims Apologise for Muslim Terrorists?

Dr. Marranci , January 24th, 2015


The debate, particularly in Australia, about whether Muslims should apologise or not for the acts of terrorism of some individuals whom are identified or identify themselves as Muslims,…


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