Just War Part 3

http://youtu.be/PLbQZRe4AKM Is all conflict wrong? In this khutba we look at the circumstances under which conflict can be justified. Islam does not believe in pacifism but it also recognises that to protect humankind there have to be restrictions on when and how the conflict should take place.

‘The General’s Son’ Recounts Very Different Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

For whatever reason, in those six days of 1967 the organized American Jewish community came under the spell of the myth of Israel’s insecurity—the conviction that, despite the obvious evidence of its overwhelming strength, Israel was a tiny “David” constantly menaced by neighboring “Goliaths,” which gave Israel the right to do anything as long as … Continue reading ‘The General’s Son’ Recounts Very Different Israeli-Palestinian Conflict