Blogging the Qur’an

Following ‘Blogging the Bible’ at Slate, Robert Spencer at Hot Air will be Blogging the Qur’an To understand the motives and goals of Islamic jihad terrorists, one good place to start might be to explore what they themselves say about why they’re doing what they’re doing, and what they want. That in turn will lead […] Continue Reading →

The Jamestown Foundation – Al-Qaeda's Media Doctrine: Evolution from Cheerleader to Opinion-Shaper

The Jamestown Foundation Beyond its battlefield successes, therefore, al-Qaeda and its allies have scored an impressive media achievement, moving from the status of jihadi cheerleaders to that of highly modern and competent media operatives and propagandists whose focus is on influencing the Muslim audience. In addition to al-Sahab’s ability to dominate the international media for […] Continue Reading →

Radicaliserende vrouwen. Nederlandse communistische vrouwen (1946-1970) en Nederlandse islamitische vrouwen (1989-heden), een comparatieve analyse

Ministerie van Binnenlandse Zaken en Koninkrijksrelaties – Radicaliserende vrouwen. Nederlandse communistische vrouwen (1946-1970) en Nederlandse islamitische vrouwen (1989-heden), een comparatieve analyse In het eerste essay van deze bundel vergelijkt dr. Jolande Withuis de radicalisering van islamitische vrouwen nu met die van Nederlandse communistische vrouwen in de periode 1945-1965. Haa Continue Reading →