by Munir Saami Munir Saami is a writer, public speaker, researcher and community activist who has a deep and thorough understanding of how historical and political issues impact everyday Muslims. Munir Saami focused on ‘demystification’ of the caliphate and de-romanticized Succession (caliphate) by relentlessly breaking it down to succession decisions
Presentation (with video) and Article by Dr. Tahir Qazi Dr. Tahir Qazi is a writer and contributor to countercurrents.org, Patheos, Foreign Policy in Focus, South Asian Journal of Diplomacy, and has been a guest on political TV programmes. Dr. Qazi talked about identity politics, evolution of the concept of
By Javed Chaudry Javed Chaudry is a political commentator, writer and frequent guest on political and social TV programmes. His articles have appeared on countercurrents.org. Mr. Chaudry will present current geo-political realities and whether a Caliphate could fit into those realities or not. [Download (PPTX, 197KB)](http://files.qern.
This presentation was prepared for, but not presented at, the 2nd Annual QeRN Conference [http://www.qern.org/en/about/conference-2014-caliphate-as-a-political-system-myth-or-reality/] . [Download (PPTX, 98KB)](http://files.qern.org/wp/2014/08/Caliphate-From-A-Young-Canadian%E2%80%99s-Perspective.pptx)
By Daniel Pipes Conference on “The Caliphate as a Political System: Historic Myth or Future Reality?” [http://www.qern.org/en/about/conference-2014-caliphate-as-a-political-system-myth-or-reality/] August 16, 2014 I am delighted to address this timely event and thank Akber Choudhry for the opportunity to do so. I only regret that prior plans
* Speakers’ Papers and Presentations - Dr. Nevin Reda: The Caliphate, Sharia and the Search for an Islamic Political Theology: A Contemporary Perspective [http://www.qern.org/en/the-caliphate-sharia-and-the-search-for-an-islamic-political-theology-a-contemporary-perspective/] * Dr. Tahir Qazi: Caliphate as a Political System [http://www.qern.org/en/tahir-qazi-caliphate-as-a-political-system/] * Dr. Daniel Pipes: The Caliphate Brings Trauma [http: