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Wednesday, 06 August 2014 10:00

Modern education for Muslims

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The infamous Boko Haram sect erupted on the world stage in 2009 with their aim to establish an Islamic State. Since their subsequent radicalisation resulting from harsh treatment at the hands of State security forces, they degenerated into harassing  innocent civilians, especially schoolchildren. Boko Haram’s approach is aligned with certain influential opinion-makers in the Muslim states, who teach that receiving a modern education is evil and forbidden as the popular name of “Boko Haram” implies............ Download the full article in pdf attachment (below)

 

Daud Batchelor

Dr Daud Abdul-Fattah Batchelor is an Associate Fellow at IAIS Malaysia.