Monthly Archives: April 2011

Munir Commission Report

Formally known as the REPORT of THE COURT OF INQUIRY constituted under PUNJAB ACT II OF 1954 to enquire into the PUNJAB DISTURBANCES OF 1953, this report is commonly referred to as the Munir Commission Report.  Munir Commission Report_1953 This high-powered … Continue reading

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Blasphemy – The Chasm between Qur’anic Injunctions and its Practice in Pakistan

Blasphemy – The Chasm between Qur’anic Injunctions and its Practice in Pakistan Arif Humayun Background Governor Salman Taseer’s assassination in Pakistan on January 4th, 2011 has exposed the deep intellectual fissures in the country regarding Islam and its commandments.  Angered … Continue reading

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The Radicalization of Muslims – A White Paper

The Radicalization of Muslims – A White Paper Arif Humayun ABSTRACT Nearly all terrorist acts throughout the world are routinely ascribed to Muslims – by default.  This abrupt deduction is not without cause since radical ideologies amongst Muslim societies provide … Continue reading

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Emerging Middle Eastern Leadership – the Dilemma

The tragic suicide of a Tunisian graduate in January 2011 ignited the proverbial tinderbox of suppression and oppression in the Muslim world.  Having rapidly consumed the Tunisian and Egypt governments, its flames have now engulfed Algeria, Yemen, Jordon, Libya and … Continue reading

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