Articles of the Week – 9/3-9/9

Saturday September 3:

Why is the Middle East Still in Thrall to 9/11 Conspiracy Theories? – Eric Trager, The New Republic: http://bit.ly/qIt4Hg

Sunday September 4:

Islamising Malayness: Ulama discourse and authority in contemporary Malaysia – Norshahril Saat, Contemporary Islam: http://bit.ly/nraul1

Muslims and ecology: fostering Islamic environmental ethics – Arthur Saniotis, Contemporary Islam: http://bit.ly/ps5FUw

Monday September 5: 

Thinking about Algeria and Libya – Kal, TheMoorNextDoor:http://bit.ly/oI2BBm

Tuesday September 6:

Lashkar-e-Taiba’s American connections – Stephen Tankel, The AfPak Channel: http://ow.ly/6mKWX

Wednesday September 7:

Sifting Through the Layers of Insecurity in the Sahel: The Case of Mauritania – Cédric Jourde, Africa Center for Strategic Studies: http://bit.ly/pih6Q8

The new Mullah Omar? – Omar Samad, The AfPak Channel: http://bit.ly/qEpkEW

Blowback in Somalia – Jeremy Scahill, The Nation: http://bit.ly/nNKUQI

Thursday September 8:

Radicalization Series VI – Muslims and Radicalization – What do we know? – Martijn de Koning, CLOSER: http://ow.ly/6oiDq

10 Years Later: How We Won – Will McCants and William Rosenau, The Atlantic: http://bit.ly/qoK4Ez

Well, Is Al Qaeda Winning Or Not? – J.M. Berger, IntelWire: http://bit.ly/oeGMOe

The impact of Libya’s missing missiles – Andrew Lebovich, al-Wasat: http://bit.ly/njv6uK

Friday September 9:

Empire, Subalternity, and Ijtihād: Two Muslim Women’s Leadership Models in the Post-9/11 US – Fauzia Erfan Ahmed, The Muslim World: http://bit.ly/mUIzkt

Religious Citizens After 9/11: Impact of Politics on the Jurisprudence Concerning Muslim American Military Service – Harvey Stark, The Muslim World: http://bit.ly/oVD0hl

Parity of Muslim and Western Concepts of Just War – Khalid Yahya Blankinship, The Muslim World: http://bit.ly/qqhdWf

America as a Jihad State: Middle Eastern Perceptions of Modern American Theopolitics – Tim Winter, The Muslim World: http://bit.ly/oVa4Cj

The Late Shaikh Osama bin Laden: A Religious Profile of AQs Deceased Poster Child – Bruce Lawrence, The Muslim World: http://bit.ly/nwyJXj

Anwar Al-Awlaki’s Links to the September 11 Hijackers – J.M. Berger, The Atlantic: http://bit.ly/orNrDY

The Man Who Runs Al-Qaeda – Will McCants, The Atlantic: http://bit.ly/pl6nou