PRESIDEN SBY VERSUS MEDIA MASSA: TABAYYUN SOLUSINYA UNTUK HINDARI FITNAH


PRESIDEN SBY VERSUS MEDIA MASSA: TABAYYUN SOLUSINYA UNTUK HINDARI FITNAH DI ANTARA KITA oleh Syarif Hidayat         Presiden Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono dan Media Massa harus meningkatkan ‘tabayyun’ (cek dan recek) suatu berita dan informasi agar dapat menghindari saling menuduh (fitnah) antara kedua belah pihak.         ‘Tabayyun’ sebenarnya mempunyai arti luas dan tidak hanya menyangkut ‘cek…

‘TABAYYUN’ TERHADAP INFORMASI BAGIAN TERPENTING TANGGUNGJAWAB MEDIA ISLAM


‘TABAYYUN’ TERHADAP FAKTA, INFORMASI DAN BERITA BAGIAN TERPENTING TANGGUNGJAWAB SOSIAL MEDIA ISLAM   oleh Syarif Hidayat         Umat manusia pada umumnya dan umat Islam khususnya, dalam era informasi dewasa ini, dihadapkan pada perubahan nilai bahwa seolah olah apa yang dikatakan atau dilaporkan media massa adalah benar.         Realitas sosial telah dipersempit maknanya menjadi “realitas media”…

DON’T SHEIKH YOUR GOOGLE!: IT HAS BEEN CRITICIZED AS UNRELIABLE


DON’T SHEIKH YOUR GOOGLE!: IT HAS BEEN CRITICIZED AS UNRELIABLE SOURCE OF INFORMATION ABOUT ISLAM by Syarif Hidayat        Please do not make your Google search engine as your ‘Information Sheikh’ or ‘Cyber Imam’ for information about Islam and Muslims. Experts and Islamic jurists have criticized ‘Sheikh Google’ as an unreliable source of information about…

DESPITE ISLAMOPHOBIA, ISLAM IS THE FASTEST GROWING RELIGION IN THE WEST


DESPITE ISLAMOPHOBIA, ISLAM IS THE FASTEST GROWING RELIGION IN THE WEST by Syarif Hidayat          Despite Islamophobia is still prevailing strongly in the Western world, Islam is the fastest growing religion in the West especially in the United Kingdom and the United States. The increase of the conversion to Islam is one the results of…

REGARDLESS OF ISLAMOPHOBIA, ISLAM IS THE FASTEST GROWING RELIGION IN UK


REGARDLESS OF ISLAMOPHOBIA, ISLAM IS THE FASTEST GROWING RELIGION IN UK by Syarif Hidayat        In spite of  Islamophobia is still prevailing in the Western world, Islam is the fastest growing religion in the West especially in the United Kingdom and Britain has a chance to have a Muslim majority by 2050.        John Bingham in his article titled “Study…

DESPITE ISLAMOPHOBIA, ISLAM IS THE FASTEST GROWING RELIGION IN THE WEST


DESPITE ISLAMOPHOBIA, ISLAM IS THE FASTEST GROWING RELIGION IN THE WEST by Syarif Hidayat*          Despite Islamophobia is still prevailing in the Western world, Islam is the fastest growing religion in the West especially in the United Kingdom and the United States.Nevertheless, the West has many stereotypes and misconceptions about Islam that are due…

‘JIHAD’ JACK THOMAS FROM TALIBAN FIGHTER TO SOLDIER OF PEACE


‘Jihad’ Jack Thomas from Taliban fighter to soldier of peace by  heraldsun.com.au “Jihad” Jack Thomas, acquitted of terrorism charges, milkman to police and judiciary, torture victim and now Outback road-train driver, wants peace. In a wide-ranging interview about his controversial life, from meeting Osama bin Laden on Afghanistan’s front lines and enduring violent Pakistani interrogation…

THE US MUSLIM CONVERTS: “WE ARE NOT BRAINWASHED!!!”


US Muslim Converts: We’re Not Brainwashed!!! by OnIslam.net NEW YORK – As the news revealed that Boston suspect widowed wife was an American convert to Islam, stereotypes and misconceptions have been reignited about US women who have chosen Islam, portraying them as brainwashed and submissive who sacrificed their American life to satisfy their husbands. “The…