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Public Intellectual Talk: Developing A Philosophy of Pluralism

November 28, 2014

Date: Tuesday, 9 December 2014 Time: 2-5PM Venue: Wawasan Open University, Georgetown, Penang Registration: Click here to register Philosophy of pluralism to be a norm in the society requires a favorable environment for its members to work on certain personal qualities. […]

Reading Session on “Has Political Islam Failed?”

November 28, 2014

Date: Sunday 7 December Time: 4PM – 6PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Registration: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-session-on-has-political-islam-failed-tickets-14659359539 The “Arab Spring’ that opened a door for Islamists to come to power through ballot boxes posed a serious challenge to the ideology behind those […]

Symposium on Countering Violent Extremism

November 28, 2014

Date: Saturday 6 December 2014 Time: 9 AM – 5PM Venue: Studio R, Renaissance Hotel, KL Registration: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/symposium-on-countering-violent-extremism-tickets-14659341485 Islamism is thought to be a product of the failure of authoritarian nationalist governments and the socio-economic imbalance that has been exacerbated by […]

Roundtable discussion on: The Threat of Fundamentalism in this Century

October 14, 2014

Date: Saturday, 18 October 2014 Time: 3PM – 5PM Venue: Conference Room, The University of Nottingham, Level 2 Chulan Tower, Jalan Conlay, KL Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/roundtable-discussion-on-the-threat-of-fundamentalism-in-this-century-tickets-13657946285 How can one rationally explain the rise of Islamic fundamentalism today? Why in the age of […]

Reading session: “Islam, Secularism and Liberal Democracy: Toward a Democratic Theory for a Muslim Society”

September 19, 2014

Date: Sunday, 28 September Time: 4.00PM – 6.00PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-session-islam-secularism-and-liberal-democracy-toward-a-democratic-theory-for-a-muslim-tickets-13195812029 Islam’s relationship to liberal-democratic politics has emerged as one of the most pressing and contentious issues in international affairs. Throughout history, democracy are deemed to belong […]

Roundtable discussion on: Reconsidering Religion, the State and the Secular

September 19, 2014

Date: Sunday, 28 September 2014 Time: 11AM-1PM Venue: Conference Room, Global Movement of Moderates Foundation (GMMF), Bukit Damansara, Kuala Lumpur Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/roundtable-discussion-on-reconsidering-religion-the-state-and-the-secular-tickets-13177134163 Religion together with the concept of state and secularism became a hotly debated topic recently in this country. The proportion […]

Symposium on Islam, Democracy and Secularism

September 18, 2014

Date: Saturday, 27 September 2014 Time: 9AM – 6PM Venue: Studio R, Renaissance Hotel, KL Registration: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/symposium-on-islam-democracy-and-secularism-tickets-13195214241 In the modern age, the term democracy poses a formidable challenge to Islam. Muslim jurists have argued that law made by sovereign citizens is […]

Kolokium Dimensi Politik Baru

August 19, 2014

Tarikh: Sabtu, 13 September 2014 Masa: 10AM – 5PM Tempat: Dewan Wau 1, Grand Riverview Hotel, Kota Bharu Daftar: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kolokium-dimensi-politik-baru-registration-12684956045 Lanskap politik negara mutakhir ini dihidangkan dengan pelbagai insiden yang mencemaskan. Isu perkauman dan agama dimainkan hampir setiap tahun. Politics […]

Reading Session: John Rawls dan Teori Keadilan Liberal (Bhg. 2)

June 24, 2014

Date: Sabtu, 28 Jun 2014 Time: 11PM – 1PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-session-john-rawls-dan-teori-keadilan-liberal-bhg-2-tickets-12062355831 John Rawls merupakan salah seorang filasuf kontemporari dalam tradisi Barat yang telah mencetuskan revolusi dalam falsafah politik kontemporari. Menerusi penerbitan A Theory of Justice pada […]

Reading Session: Gagasan Islah dan Tajdid Muhammadiyah

June 16, 2014

Date: Sabtu, 21 June 2014 Time: 3:30PM-5:30PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, KL Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-session-gagasan-islah-dan-tajdid-muhammadiyah-tickets-11974334557 Gerakan Muhammadiyah diasaskan oleh Kiyai Haji Ahmad Dahlan yang merupakan seorang ulama pembaharu dan pemikir penting yang telah mencetuskan revolusi perjuangan yang besar dalam rangka pembaharuan […]