from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. of or pertaining to Islamism.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Belonging or relating to Islam.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to or supporting Islamism
Sorry, no etymologies found.
He claimed that at least three different groups are involved in the protests, one of which he described as "islamic".
Repubiclan extremism and religious extremism – be it Christian fundamentalist or islamic is going the the way of the dodo in a world moving towards harmony and peace.
January 27th, 2009 at 8: 10 pm the islamic courts were doing just fine in stablizing the country, werent they? but anything islamic is definitely not the flavor of the day, so the islamic courts were run out of town and a puppet from puntland was installed in a new, and phony, government.
But as Kranz notes, you have the case of articles that do raise issues about women in islamic countries but that have a significant component of Western bashing.
Contrast that against how christian and jewish minorities are currently treated in islamic countries in the 21st century.
The widespread acceptance of the more extreme ideologies in islamic religion are killing any discussion about higher values.
For years the israelis and the americans have bullhorn yelled about the horrific treatment of democracy and peace activists in islamic countries – only to turn around and be as obscene and inhumane as those islamic dictatorship!
The fact that our support, and sell weapons to (particularly republicans) of fascist dictators in islamic countries is also a good start.
Women have far fewer rights in islamic nations than blacks had in aparteid South Africa.
All that aside, though, if you’re going to support the growth of moderate civic values in islamic circles, then yes, supporting a project like this seems like a good thing.