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Loss of Ennahda a Lesson to Muslim Democrats

November 4, 2014 by Ahmad Farouk Musa

Perhaps the most interesting event that has happened in the Muslim world recently is the rise and fall of Hizbun Nahdah or The Renaissance Party of Tunisia. To many Islamists around the world today, Ennahda is a model of a […]

Undang-undang Negara dan Paksaan Agama – Bahagian II

October 24, 2014 by Hazman Baharom

Negara dan Pelaksanaan Undang-undang “Covenants, without the Sword, are but Words, and of no strength to secure a man at all”[1] [Thomas Hobbes dalam Leviathan] Pelaksanaan undang-undang dan proses pemerintahan negara adalah proses paksaan, sekurang-kurangnya secara prinsipnya. Tanpa wujud paksaan […]

Undang-undang Negara dan Paksaan Agama – Bahagian I

October 23, 2014 by Hazman Baharom

“Individuals have rights, and there are things no person or group may do to them (without violating their rights). So strong and far-reaching are these rights that they raise the question of what, if anything, the state and its officials […]

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 […]

Synopsis of Wacana Pemikiran Reformis – Jilid II

October 13, 2014

All reformist schools agreed that because of globalization and the rapidly changing fields of knowledge, we are now beset with questions linked to the viability of Islam’s prescriptions in this new age. There is a growing number of Muslims who […]

Kata Pengantar Editor “Wacana Pemikiran Reformis: Jilid II”

October 13, 2014 by Ahmad Farouk Musa

“Selama manusia hidup, pergulatan tidak akan berhenti antara dogma dan pencarian yang bebas, antara agama dan falsafah; pergelutan yang gawat yang mana, saya khuatir, kemenangan tidak akan berpihak kepada pemikiran yang bebas, kerana kebanyakan massa tidak menyukai nalar, dan ajarannya […]

Renungan Ke Atas Kesamarataan Peluang Yang Adil – Bahagian II

October 9, 2014 by Hazman Baharom

Rawls, Institusi dan Egalitarianisme Cabaran yang perlu kita hadapi dalam konteks institusi hari ini adalah bagaimana untuk memastikan keadilan terhadap anggota masyarakat yang pelbagai. Dalam kaitan ini, Rawls telah pun menggariskan ide beliau yang terkenal dengan nama kesamarataan peluang yang […]