Two giants in South Africa engage in debate. Clem Sunter is the strategic visioning guru of South Africa;s biggest company, Anglo American. Julius Malema is the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters, the party that has become a serious threat to the ruling African National Congress party in South Africa. Excellent engagement.
Hadith narrations from the Prophet (S) must not be uncritically accepted according to this lecture by Imam Al-Asi
“Fields of Blood”
Armstrong, one of today’s leading historians of religion, and author of The Case for God, considers the roles violence has played in different faiths. Tracing the roots of Crusades, Jihads, and various non-violent practices, Armstrong looks back to humanity’s earliest societies and shows how notions of the sacred were accommodated to or supplanted the warrior ethos.
“The Theology of Revolution”
“The theology of revolution — for Western people, that sounds almost a contradiction in terms,” author Karen Armstrong said.