Articles of the Week – 3/3-3/9

Saturday March 3:

The Classical Islamic Law of Waqf: A Concise Introduction – Muhammad Zubair Abbasi, Arab Law Quarterly: http://bit.ly/A3uyoX

The Call to Islam: Hitin Urdu Magazine Interviews al-Qa’ida’s Head of Da’wah Khalid bin ‘Abd al-Rahman al-Husaynan – Aaron Y. Zelin, al-Wasat: http://bit.ly/AhcEzw

Big Happenings in a Big Desert – Andrew Lebovich, al-Wasat: http://bit.ly/wbTu5W

Monday March 5:

What the al Shabab-al Qaeda merger means for Australia – Leah Farrall, The Conversation: http://bit.ly/y0UhT7

Thursday March 8:

The YouTube Jihadists: A Social Network Analysis of Al-Muhajiroun’s Propaganda Campaign – Jytte Klausen, Eliane Tschaen Barbieri, Aaron Reichlin-Melnick, and Aaron Y. Zelin, Perspectives on Terrorism: http://bit.ly/AbxsTq

Islamism and the Syrian uprising – Nir Rosen, The Middle East Channel: http://bit.ly/zTaB2A

Friday March 9:

Quick Thoughts on the Failed Hostage Rescue in Nigeria – Alex Thurston, Sahel Blog: http://bit.ly/wDPlzt

Libya’s Muslim Brotherhood faces the future – Omar Ashour, The Middle East Channel: http://bit.ly/xIHAqk

AQAP’s Sibling Rivalry; One of Many Potential AQ Fractures – Clint Watts, Selected Wisdom: http://bit.ly/wCdYyX