Tag Archives: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Taking a Terrorist Way too Serious

After the recent terror attacks in Paris and Copenhagen, and atrocities by Daesh, the self-proclaimed Islamic State, Western voices including U.S. president Barack Obama have claimed that this does not represent Islam. Outrage about a perceivedĀ helplessness of the Muslim world … Continue reading

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Why Not a Caliphate?

When ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) yesterday proclaimed The Islamic State and his leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi caliph, both the Muslim world and non-Muslim world incredulously shook of theirĀ heads. What a charade. What kind of fellow Abu Bakr … Continue reading

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