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„The Cordoba Foundation“ describes its mission as follows: „The world today is replete with tensions and conflicts on religious and political issues. Whilst some may interpret such conflicts as proof of an inevitable clash between the West and the Muslim world, The Cordoba Foundation (TCF) works alongside many others to prove that such a clash is neither inevitable, nor necessary.“

The Cordoba Foundation conducts pro-Muslim lobbying activities, events, training and publications. Besides books and guides, e.g. on lobbying methods, it publishes a quarterly journal, “Arches”. So far so good, wouldn’t there be some “common patterns” that we know from the past. Let’s have a look who the leading heads of The Cordoba Foundation are: Continue Reading

Jihadist propaganda materials have various genres, ranging from highly ideological writings to practical military handbooks or bomb-making manuals and in combination with the movies of jihad, practical role models are advertised. The propaganda depicts presumed theological obligations that every Muslim should fulfill. These are portrayed by jihadi scholars who claim authoritative-religious roles and subsequently establish a monopoly of truth over the interpretation (ta’wil) over Islamic sources and its history within the written and filmed corpus of jihadist propaganda. Continue Reading