A: Western imagination has been fertile at inventing projects for reforming the world, not least the world of Islam. This is their perennial cover for world domination: they are always engaged in civilizing the people they exploit, enslave or exterminate.
The West has accepted market-driven notions of 'rights' as supreme values. Should Muslims willy-nilly follow suit? Or should they seek greater justice in gender-relations within the matrix of their own system of values?
Thursday, November 17, 2005
Islamicity interviews M. Shahid Alam
Islamicity has an excellent interview of M. Shahid Alam that readers of this blog should find interesting and relevant to this debate.