ISIS and other extremist groups deploy anachronistic vision of modernity
Image taken from a video released in January by the the Islamic State of Iraq and Al Sham allegedly shows ISIS fighters. (AFP)
What is modernity to Islamic extremists?
The institutions of the modern state have reconfigured perceptions of sharia to focus on punishment rather than ethics.
Source: Al Jazeera
Why outside intervention is needed to save Iraq
To defeat ISIS, it is essential to give Sunni communities a stake in a new, cleaner and more just national government that does not treat them as second-class citizens.
Source: The Washington Post
ISIS is not just a threat to the Arab world but to the entire world
An international meeting is called for in order to collectively address this common problem that now splits the Arab community and the region at large, and threatens to spill over the boundaries of the Middle East.
ISIS member outlines how to use encrypted online payment systems to solicit funding
A supporter of Sunni terror group ISIS has outlined how to support the movement using Bitcoin.
Source: Business Insider