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New Islamic Caliphate Declares Jihad on … Muslims

Religion / Christianity : The Christian Post

The new "caliphate" of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi—the Islamic State, formerly "ISIS"—recently made clear that it means to follow in the footsteps of the original caliphate of Abu Bakr al-Sadiq (632-634), specifically by directing its jiha...

Why ISIS’s ‘New Caliphate’ Claim Is Kind Of Ridiculous

US Politics / Liberal : ThinkProgress: Justice

Few have taken ISIS's extreme position of claiming the full power of the caliphate, where a leader assumes total legal and religious authority over Muslims near and far. The post Why ISIS’s ‘New Caliphate’ Claim Is Kind Of Ridiculou...

Should the United States Attempt to Kill ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, Islam’s Self-Proclaimed New Caliph?

Religion / Atheism : Friendly Atheist

In the New Republic, Graeme Wood explains what the Islamic State's ostensible caliphate means to Muslims the world over:The word khalifa means “successor” (to Muhammad), and as such, a rightful caliph can demand the allegiance of al...

As ISIS's Caliphate Crumbles, Jihadist Tactics Are Evolving

Technology : News Week: Technology and Science

On June 10, 2014, the day the black flag of the Islamic State militant group went up over the city of Mosul in northern Iraq, life for an ISIS fighter was good. The seizure of a city of nearly 2 million showed that ISIS leader Abu B...


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