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Tafsir Reformis: Membentuk Masyarakat Agama yang Pluralis – Bahagian I

June 10, 2014 by Mohd Syazreen Abdullah

‘’Without restoring the principle of coexistence, Muslims will not be able to recapture the spirit of early civil society under the prophet. The principle of equals in creation can serve as a cornerstone of a Muslim civil society’’ [Abdulaziz Sachedina: […]

Hudud: Sold Out

June 8, 2014 by Mahsa Amiri

7 May 2014 Friday, May 2 discussion on hudud in Malaysia at the Chinese Assembly Hall remained in the past of the last week but the waves of excitement are still buzzing in the air. The discussion that gathered at […]

When hudud and chocolate bars rule

June 2, 2014 by Mahsa Amiri

Media agenda is such a tricky thing that some issues of not paramount importance always have a chance to become incredibly popular in the public discourse. These distortions indeed have narrowed down the reality to very limited issues. I noticed […]

Dr Anas At-Tikriti in Kuala Lumpur

May 8, 2014 by Khalid Ismath

IRF will organize a colloqium and forum with DR ANAS Altikriti in Kuala Lumpur on the next week from 17-23 May. The following is Dr Anas’s profile for the participants and guests who would like to know more about him: […]

Losing in the battle with Satan

April 24, 2014 by Mahsa Amiri

The topics of democracy, liberalism, human rights are not new in contemporary Malaysia. However, with almost every discussion some  new points are promoted or strengthened at one of the contesting sides. Remarkably, promotion of the debates does not reduce the power with […]

Islam perlukan John Locke-nya

April 3, 2014 by Mustafa Akyol

Oleh Mustafa Akyol Diterjemahkan oleh Dr Ahmad Nabil Amir Sejak permulaan abad ini, ia telah menjadi masyhur di Barat, dan terkadang malah di Timur, untuk berhujah bahawa Islam perlukan “Martin Luther”-nya. Maka dengan itu, autoritarianisme, nyah-tolerer dan keganasan yang dilakukan […]

Disebalik Kebajikan Palsu Pemerintah

March 3, 2014 by Mohd Syazreen Abdullah

Dominasi Dan Kesedaran Palsu Kita perlu mengakui dan sedar bahawa pada waktu ini sudah nyata wacana yang berlaku yang telah mengembalikan kembali posisi zaman gelap  dan masa hadapan yang sulit bagi mengangkat  kebebasan dan hak mereka yang tertindas. Maka persoalan […]

Risalah Kemanusiaan dan Keadilan dalam Islam

February 9, 2014 by Mohd Syazreen Abdullah

Dalam buku The Second Message of Islam, Mahmoud Mohammed Taha melihat bahawa akan berlaku perubahan di dalam hukum Islam sebagaimana perkara perubahan itu boleh berlaku di dalam kehidupan yang lain. Menurut beliau, asas penelitian ini adalah ke atas kandungan al-Qur’an […]

Prakata kepada Wacana Pemikiran Reformis Jilid II oleh Dr Azmi Sharom

January 17, 2014

Dalam bukunya The Great Transformation: The World in the Time of Buddha, Socrates, Confucius and Jeremiah (2006), Karen Armstrong menekankan bahawa agama adalah faktor yang tidak boleh diketepikan dalam wacana awam. Penekanan ini terutamanya benar dalam apa yang disebut “Dunia […]

Preface to Wacana Pemikiran Reformis Jilid II by Dr Azmi Sharom

January 6, 2014

In her book The Great Transformation: The World in the Time of Buddha, Socrates, Confucius and Jeremiah (2006), Karen Armstrong asserts that religion is a factor that cannot be ignored in public discourse. This assertion is particularly true in the […]