Tag Archives: Islam

Mark Collins – Islam, Jihads, Caliphates and End Times

22 Sep

Excerpts from a review article at the Times Literary Supplement: Wars of Religion THOMAS SMALL [more here] This piece forms part of a TLS Special Feature, our primer on the complex politics and rel…

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Mark Collins – Islamic Reformation? Moroccan Monarch Section

16 Sep

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Mark Collins – Those Jolly Jihadi Saudis Spreading Wahhabism in Kosovo (and Bosnia)

23 May

Further to this post, Those Jolly Jihadi Saudis, Part 3 a major NY Times article looks at what the Kingdom has been up to in a particularly dicey part of the Balkans (PBS on Bosnia at end of the po…

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Mark Collins – Refugees, Migrants, Muslims–Guess What: The Danes are Danish

4 Mar

In the first half of the 1970s I had for several years in Canada a Danish girlfriend and also spent some time with her in Denmark.  I was struck by the profound nationalism of the Danes, most of th…

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Mark Collins – The Muslim Question

3 Mar

A significant video, presented by a Muslim woman: H/t Jay.  My response: Very good and serious video (but Hezbollah and the Iranians are Shia–and not violent Jihadis in the way the Sunni ISIS…

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Mark Collins – How a Caliphate Comes to Be? Or a Religion Bloodily, er, Reforms?

19 Dec

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Mark Collins – What Future For the Sunni Arabs of the Levant and Mesopotamia? What State(s)? And the Caliphate

22 Nov

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