The Closing of the Muslim Mind

  title={The Closing of the Muslim Mind},
  author={Amir Ali},
Abstract Incendiarism, hooliganism, homicide, and even suicide have become the trademark of Muslim protests in recent times. This has seriously damaged the image of Islam and Muslims, especially in the Western world. This unacceptable behavior has no justification in the primary sources of Islamic shariah and is contrary to the spirit of free thinking that was pioneered by Muslim thinkers of the classical era. The rise of orthodoxy has crippled the healthy tradition of dialogue and rational… CONTINUE READING