Monthly Archives: Aug 2013

Richard Dawkins and the Poor State of Muslim Civilisation

The scientist, best selling author and prominent atheist, Richard Dawkins, has courted controversy over a tweet he posted a few days ago saying: All the world’s Muslims have fewer Nobel Prizes than Trinity College, Cambridge. They did great things in the Middle … Continue reading

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Book Review: The First Muslim – The Story of Muhammad

A couple of months ago, I came across a TED talk by the author Lesley Hazleton, in which she mentioned that she had spent five years researching the life of the Prophet Muhammad for her new biography. Hazleton describes herself as a secular Jew … Continue reading

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