Islam and Terrorism – Contemporary Issues
Was Islam Spread by the sword? What is terrorism? Suicide bombers? All this and more is discussed in this lecture at an academic level.
Key Points of This Video:
Introduction [start time 00:00]
Was Islam spread by the sword [start time 01:35]
Where did “Islam was spread by the sword”, come from? [start time 05:50]
Glimpse of the tolerance of Muslims for non-Muslims [start time 07:31]
Issue of terrorism (American definition of Terrorism) [start time 08:50]
Where did this definition stand in history?
Why Islamic terrorism and why not Christian terrorism?
Discriminate use of violence is not from Islam. [start time 15:40]
Suicide Bombing [start time 16:35]