"Al Qaeda and Saudi Arabia," Wall Street Journal OpEd 11.10.03"Annotating Islam," The American Lawyer Magazine, December 2001"Battling Islamic Puritans," Los Angeles Times, Jan 2, 2002"Calling for Islamic Reformation," The Toronto Star, 11.23.02"Calling for Islamic Reformation," The Toronto Star, 11.23.02"Faith and Doubt at Ground Zero""Four telltale Themes," The Toronto Star, 11.24.02"Four telltale Themes," The Toronto Star, 11.24.02"In Search of Moderate Muslims," The Jewish Week, 1.15.03"In Search of the Moderate Muslim," The Jewish Week, 1.15.03"Islamic Scholar Takes on Fundamentalists," Chicago Tribune"Islamic Scholar Takes on Fundamentalists," Chicago Tribune, 11.25.02"Islamic Sex Laws" (Article Included)"Jihad Gone Wrong", Interview with Khaled Abou El Fadl, Qantara.de, 10.27.05"Moderate Muslims Under Siege," New York Times, July 1, 2002"Moral Hazard" in The New Republic Magazine, 11.7.02"Past year has been difficult for American Muslims," Dallas Morning News Op Ed, 9/8/02"Peaceful Jihad," from the book Taking Back Islam, edited by Michael Wolfe (chapter included)"Rebuilding the Law," Opinion, Wall Street Journal, April 21, 2003"Rescuing a Moderate Islam", The Straits Times, Singapore, 1.23.06"Rocking the House of Saud," WBUR (NPR) On Point Radio, 11.10.03"Speaking, Killing and Loving in God's Name," The Hedgehog Review, Spring 2004 (Article Included)"The Kingdom of Silence," The New Yorker Magazine, 1.5.04"The Place of Tolerance in Islam," The Boston Review, Jan.'01 - Feb. '02"The Theology of Power," MERIP, Winter 2001"U.S. Muslims, Unify and Stand Up," Los Angeles Times Op-Ed, July 14, 2002"U.S. scholar Abou El Fadl says this generation's Muslims face a momentous choice," Associated Press, 11.5.05"UCLA Islamic Law Professor Fears Unseen Enemy," Los Angeles Times, 8.27.06"What Became of Tolerance in Islam?" Los Angeles Times, September 14, 2001"What Does 2006 have in Store?" OpenDemocracy.Net, 12.22.05"When internal debates go public," The Toronto Star"When Internal Debates Go Public," The Toronto Star, 11.21.02Abou El Fadl, '86 considers suing Egyptian publication, Yale Daily News, 12.10.03About Dr. Khaled Abou El FadlAnd God Knows The Soldiers: The Authoritative and Authoritarian in Islamic DiscoursesArabic Translation of the Authoritative and Authoritarian in Islamic Discourses: A Contemporary Case StudyArticle by Khaled Abou El Fadl: "The Crusader", Boston Review, March/April 2006ARTICLE: "In Recognition of Women" by Khaled Abou El FadlAs Barrier Comes Down, a Muslim Split Remains,Attending Jum'aBibliography of Dr. Abou El FadlBooks by Dr. Abou El FadlBooks on Culture, Economics and Politics - Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlBooks on Geographic Regions and Nation-States - Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlBooks on History - Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlBooks on Islamic Jurisprudence - Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlBooks on Shi'i Islam - Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlBooks on Sufism - Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlBooks on the Prophet Muhammad -- Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlBooks on The Qur'an - Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlBooks on Theology and Philosophy - Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlCAIR's Response on July 18CBS News Interview on Suicide Bombers 10.19.03Chapter 80 of The Search for Beauty in Islam: "The Lord of the Essence: A Fatwa on Dogs"CNBC Asia Interview on Saudi Arabia, 11.11.03Comprehensive Bibliography by Professor O'DonnellContact UsDallas Morning News, Column by William McKenzie, 9.01.03Dr. Abou El Fadl in ArabicDr. Abou El Fadl in the MediaDr. Abou El Fadl named among the 50 Smartest People of Faith, The Best Schools WebsiteDr. Abou El Fadl on PBS Frontline's "Faith and Doubt at Ground Zero"Dr. Abou El Fadl on Tapestry with Don HillDr. Abou El Fadl on the Charlie Rose Show 9.27.04Dr. Abou El Fadl's Opinions on EgyptDr. Abou El Fadl's Response to CAIR on July 20Editorial: "Fascism Triumphant?", Political Theology Journal (2009), by Dr. Khaled Abou El Fadl (Article Included)Email to Dr. Abou El Fadl from Daniel Pipes 4.19.04Excerpt by Khaled Abou El Fadl: "Corrupting God's Book"Excerpt by Khaled Abou El Fadl: "On the Beating of Wives Revisited"Excerpt by Khaled Abou El Fadl: "On The Beating of Wives"Excerpt from the Claremont Review of Books on Dr. Abou El FadlExcerpts from "The Conference of the Books"Faces: Khaled Abou El Fadl, Egypt Today, May 2006Fatwa by Dr. Abou El Fadl: On AbortionFatwa by Dr. Abou El Fadl: On Christian Men marrying Muslim Women Fatwa by Dr. Abou El Fadl: On Women Leading PrayerFatwa's by Dr. Abou El FadlGeneral Books on Islam - Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlHOW YOU CAN HELPInterview on Bernard Lewis' book "What Went Wrong"Islam and the Challenge of DemocracyIslam and the Challenge of Democracy, Boston Review, April-May 2003 IssueIslam's Forgotten Heritage: An Interview with Khaled Abou El FadlKhaled Abou El Fadl on Al-Fatiha and the Ethics of a HalaqaKhaled Abou El Fadl on Marriage and Divorce, The Nine-Part SeriesKhaled Abou El Fadl profiled "In the War Over Words" by Jay Tolson, U.S. News and World Report 4.7.2008Khaled Abou El Fadl's Commentaries on the Qur'anKhaled Abou El Fadl's Halaqas on Women in Islamic JurisprudenceKhaled Abou El Fadl's Seminar on Humanistic Approaches to the Life of the ProphetKhaled Abou El Fadl, Chapter 12: "Women as an 'Awra", The Search for Beauty in Islam: A Conference of the BooksKhaled Abou El Fadl, Chapter 36: "The Sunna of the Beloved" from The Search for Beauty in Islam: A Conference of the BooksKhaled Abou El Fadl: The AMILA Intensive Seminar LecturesLA Times "WAR WITH IRAQ: Arab TV Shows A Different Conflict," 4.5.03Law Prof Reaffirms Islam's Moral Message, UCLA Today, 5.24.06Lecture: Conflicting Visions and Competing Voices of Islam after 9/11Lectures by Khaled Abou El Fadl for Younger Generations of MuslimsLectures for Free DownloadLetter to Dr. Abou El Fadl: "Thank you for writing 'The Search for Beauty'Letters to Dr. Abou El FadlLetters to Dr. Abou El Fadl: A Defining Moment 7.1.03Letters to Dr. Abou El Fadl: An Apology 7.10.03Letters to Dr. Abou El Fadl: "You have removed a clogged artery from my brain..." 2.16.06Letters to Dr. Abou El Fadl: A wedge keeping the door of Islam open for me, 2.8.04Link to article at UCLA International InstituteLink to Article at www.opendemocracy.netLink to article in The Village VoiceLink to ASU Conference InformationLink to Boston ReviewLink to Column at dallasnews.comLink to Conference Information on OnPointRadio.orgLink to Ethics and Public Policy WebsiteLink to PBS Religion and Ethics News WeeklyLink to text of the online chatLink to The Claremont Review of BooksLink to the Straits Times InteractiveLink to this segment on PBS NewsHour with Jim LehrerLink to WBUR OnPoint Radio (NPR)Link to White House web announcement at www.whitehouse.gov, 8.13.03Link to WHYY.org site and audioLinks and LecturesListen on Real Player NowListen to the Conference on Islam and the Challenge of DemocracyListen to the InterviewListen to the segment in RealAudioLive on line chat on Chronicle of Higher Education, Sept. 12, 2002Miscellaneous Books - Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlMother Jones Magazine on "The Great Theft", 10.18.05NEW!! English Translations of the Qur'an Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlNewsworthy CitationsNewsworthy Citations: "Agency that monitors religious freedom abroad accused of bias", Washington Post, 2.17.2010Newsworthy Citations: "Bin Laden in his own words," Associated Press, 12.3.05Newsworthy Citations: "Chinese Muslims forge isolated path," BBC News, 9.15.04Newsworthy Citations: "Extremism a challenge for Muslims", Philadelphia Inquirer, 12.19.05Newsworthy Citations: "Film on Crusades Could Become Hollywood's Next Battleground," NY Times, August 12, 2004Newsworthy Citations: "Have A Nice Country," The Village Voice, June 29, 2004Newsworthy Citations: "Hearts and Minds," Boston Globe, 8.20.06Newsworthy Citations: "In the Name of the Koran," Jerusalem Post, 9.12.03Newsworthy Citations: "Losing His Religion," The Globe, 8.17.03Newsworthy Citations: "Mosque's curtain rises again," Chicago Tribune, 4.24.06Newsworthy Citations: "Muslim Leaders Confront Terror Threat Within Islam," New York Times, 9.3.05Newsworthy Citations: "Muslim Women Seeking a Place in the Mosque," New York Times, July 22, 2004Newsworthy Citations: "Saladin and Sir Ridley: Hollywood does holy war," The Daily Star, 3.16.05Newsworthy Citations: "The real Wahhab," The Boston Globe, August 8, 2004Newsworthy Citations: "Wahhabism: Toxic Faith?" Time Magazine, 9.7.03Newsworthy Citations: "What Muslims see in the Prophet's Image", Associated Press and Religion News Service, 2.8.06Newsworthy Citations: "Who Owns Islamic Law?" Chronicle of Higher Education, 2.25.2005Newsworthy Citations: "Women's rights in a Shi'ite Iraq" Column by Ellen Goodman, Boston Globe 2.17.05Newsworthy Citations: Iraq Navigates Between Islam and Democracy, New York Times, 3.7.04Newsworthy Citations: The War on the Word 'Jihad', NPR, All Things Considered, 10.30.06NPR Interview: The Worldview, WBEZ Radio, Chicago, 1.24.03On CBC Radio program, Tapestry, Sept. 19, 2002On Point Radio (NPR) on Islam and the Challenge of Democracy 5.13.03On Revising Bigotry (includes commentary on Daniel Pipes, Ibn Warraq and Ibn Rawandi)OP-EDs on Egypt by Dr. Abou El Fadl: "Dominating religion in Egypt's pseudo-secular state," ABC Religion and Ethics Website, 9.14.13OP-EDs on Egypt by Dr. Abou El Fadl: "Egypt in the Twilight Zone," Huffington Post, 9.2.2013OP-EDs on Egypt by Dr. Abou El Fadl: "Egypt, Wake Up and Smell the Money," ABC Religion and Ethics Website, 9.6.13OP-EDs on Egypt by Dr. Abou El Fadl: "Egypt: Is political Islam dead?" Al-Jazeera English Online, 7.8.2013OP-EDs on Egypt by Dr. Abou El Fadl: "I Mourn Egypt," The Huffington Post, 7.9.13OP-EDs on Egypt by Dr. Abou El Fadl: "The Collapse of Legitimacy: How Egypt's Secular Intelligentsia Betrayed the Revolution," ABC Religion and Ethics Website, 7.11.13 OP-EDs on Egypt by Dr. Abou El Fadl: "The Perils of a ‘People’s Coup’", The New York Times, 7.7.13OUR MISSIONPBS NewsHour with Jim Lehrer 5.13.03PodcastNamePortrait Khaled Abou El Fadl, "God Does Not Have an Equal Partner" 1.11.05Progressive Muslims, edited by Omid SafiPublished Article: "The Language of the Age: Shari'a and Natural Justice in the Egyptian Revolution," Harvard International Law Journal, April 2011Published ArticlesRadio Times with Marty Moss-Coane, WHYY 91 FM Interview on Islam and the Challenge of Democracy, 3.14.05Reader of Khaled Abou El Fadl's Published ArticlesReal Audio Interview with Hugh LaFolletteRealPlayer WebcastRebellion and Violence in Islamic LawRecognize Difference Between Two Islams, By Khaled Abou El Fadl, UCLA Today, 12.15.05Recognize Difference Between Two Islams, Opinion by Khaled Abou El Fadl, UCLA TodayRecommended ReadingReference Sources - Recommended by Dr. Abou El FadlReview in the Philadelphia Inquirer 12.1.02Russian Translation: Terrorism is at Odds with Islamic TraditionSample ChaptersSearchSeeking Beauty: Travels in Islam with Khaled Abou El FadlShariah Watch: A View from the Inside, 3-part series, UCLA School of LawShattered Illusions: Analyzing the War on TerrorismShaykh Abou El Fadl and Shaykh Youssef al-Qaradawi: "MARTYRS OR MURDERERS? TERRORISM AND SUICIDE BOMBINGS"Speaking in God's Name: Islamic Law, Authority and WomenSunnah of the BelovedTerrorism is at Odds with Islamic Tradition, Los Angeles Times, August 22, 2001Terrorism within Islam, PBS Religion and Ethics News Weekly, 9.10.04The Aftermath of the LA Times Op EdThe Authoritative and Authoritarian in Islamic Discourses: A Contemporary Case StudyThe Conference of Books (From the First Chapter)The Death Penalty, Mercy and Islam: A Call for RetrospectionThe Great Theft: Wrestling Islam from the Extremists by Khaled Abou El FadlThe Orphans of Modernity and the Clash of Civilisations (Article Included)The Place of Tolerance in Islam by Khaled Abou El FadlThe Place of Tolerance in Islam, Boston Review, Dec. 2001/Jan. 2002 IssueTHE SEARCH FOR BEAUTY IN ISLAMThe Search for Beauty in Islam: A Conference of the Books by Khaled Abou El FadlThe Tragedy of Great Power: The Massacre of Gaza and the Inevitable Failure of the Arab Spring (Article Included)The Worldview, WBEZ.org, 1.24.03The WORST Books on Islam - Identified by Dr. Abou El FadlUCLA Professor Appointed to Religion Panel, LA Times, 8.14.03Understanding 9/11Unedited Interview with Khaled Abou El Fadl: European Muslims and Democracy, Qantara Magazine, 12.13.04Unedited Interview with Khaled Abou El Fadl: On Islamic Reformation, 1.2005Unedited Interview: On "The Kingdom of Heaven" Movie, The Herald Newspaper, Scotland, 3.17.05University of Tilburg, The Netherlands, Master Class on Islam and ViolenceWaging post-warfare: Stop double standard on Israel, Saudi Arabia, Boston Phoenix, 4.27.03WHAT IS SHARIAH?WHAT'S NEW“Dogs in the Islamic Tradition and Nature” (Article Included)“Holy War Versus Jihad: A Review"“Holy War Versus Jihad: A Review" (Link to full text)“The Human Rights Commitment in Modern Islam”
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