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Reading Session on “The Impossible State” with Hazman Baharom

September 21, 2018

Date: Sunday, 23rdSeptember 2018 Time: 11AM – 1PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Register: The Impossible State: Islam, Politics, and Modernity’s Moral Predicament Wael B. Hallaq The Impossible State– Bhg 1 Projek negara Islam zaman moden merupakan satu usaha yang dilakukan gerakan […]

The Constitution and Morality – The Tale of Two Women

September 5, 2018 by Saif Bhatti and Khairul Anwar Hairudin

The information used in this article is sourced from online news reports. We argue that both the Islamic offence of musahaqah and the punishment of public caning are unconstitutional. It must be stated at the forefront that this article does not […]

Celebrating A New Malaysia

August 28, 2018

A new Malaysia was born after the spectacular 9thMay General Election. Nothing seems to be more profound to me than breathing a new air of liberation from the corrupt and despotic regime. But the long journey of a New Malaysia […]


August 7, 2018

Dr. Ahmad Farouk Musa, Pengerusi dan Pengarah, Islamic Renaissance Front | Dr. Mohd Faizal Musa, Felo Penyelidik, Institut Alam dan Tamadun Melayu Pada era Malaysia Baru, menteri agama yang baru dilantik, Dato’ Mujahid Yusof Rawa, menyatakan bahawa bersetuju dengan dialog […]

Public Forum On: “Islamophobia: Is it getting Worse?”

July 23, 2018

  Date: Saturday, 28thJuly 2018 Time:  1400-1730 Venue: Spices Restaurant, Concorde Hotel, KL  Speaker: Prof Jeffrey Kenney Discussants: Dr Chandra Muzaffar Emeritus Professor Shad Saleem Faruqi Moderator: Elma Berisha Organized by: Islamic Renaissance Front Register at: Edward Said, a renowned […]

Making Way for Muslim Minorities?

July 18, 2018

BFM89.9 – MAKING WAY FOR MUSLIM MINORITIES? Dr. Ahmad Farouk Musa, Chairman and Director, Islamic Renaissance Front | Dr. Mohd Faizal Musa, Research Fellow, Malay World and Civilization 06-Jul-18 19:00 In Malaysia Baru, newly-minted religious minister, Datuk Mujahid Yusof Rawa, […]

Open Letter: A Worldwide Appeal for Due Process for Tariq Ramadan

July 17, 2018

A Worldwide Appeal for Due Process for Tariq Ramadan. After four months of pre-trial detention, Tariq Ramadan’s last appeal for bail has again been denied. As scholars and politicians from around the world, we write to demand due process for […]