Why I Support CAGE

“Where-ever law ends, tyranny begins, if the law be transgressed to another’s harm; and whosoever in authority exceeds the power given him by the law, and makes use of the force he has under his command, to compass that upon the subject, which the law allows not, ceases in that to be a magistrate; and,…

Islamic Exceptionalism

 [Available for purchase on Amazon: https://t.co/KtVLsiEqI7%5D Over the course of the past two years I must confess to having become an ardent admirer of Brookings analyst, Shadi Hamid’s work. His analyses are notably absent of the tendentiousness that characterises so much of the contemporary writing on political Islam. As a consequence Islamic Exceptionalism entirely sidesteps…