Tag: Scholar

Islam scholar Bernard Lewis’ legacy of disdain for Muslims

This blindness can be seen in his later academic work, which commonly conflated Muslims with Arabs, and religion with politics. The book that made Lewis’ popular reputation, “What Went Wrong?,” was originally subtitled “Western Impact and Middle Eastern Response.” This was later changed, significantly, to “The Clash Between Islam and Modernity in the Middle East.” Suddenly a book about geopolitics became a book about a religion. Lewis treated the two interchangeably, as if the Middle East were synonymous with Islam, and vice versa…more:  /religionnews

Scholar Circle

Scholar circle Tuesday 03/06 at 6:30 pm insha’ Allah. The circle will be conducted by dr. Mudawwar and is a continuation of last month’s meeting on the topic of reality.