Country: Germany

Abbas Khider (photo: Jacob Steden)

The German Iraqi Writer Abbas Khider

Writing More Beautifully than God

Star conductor Barenboim with the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra which was founded by him (photo: dpa)

Edward W. Said: ''Music at the Limits''

Undifferentiated Blanket Judgements and Insults

Part of a manuscript of a verse from the 48th sura (Al-Fath) dating from the eighth or ninth century (photo: Wikipedia)

Koranic Research

The Reader Maketh the Book

Islamic religious education in Stuttgart (photo: AP)

Teaching Islam in German Schools

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Religion Must Not Be Regarded as an Integration Problem

Ramadan is a time when Muslims around the world fast during daylight hours.

The Tradition of Ramadan

2

Which Image of God Determines the Ritual Behaviour?

Aygül Özkan, Lower Saxony’s minister for Social Welfare and Integration Affairs (photo: dpa)

Interview with Minister of Social Affairs Aygül Özkan

''Diversity Is Better Than Closed-Mindedness''

People mourning the dead after the attacks in Norway (photo: AP)

Aftermath of the Attacks in Norway

Isolate the Intellectual Incendiaries!

The new central mosque in Cologne (photo: picture alliance/dpa)

Cologne's New Central Mosque

Open to All

Explosion at the World Trade Centre on 11 September 2011 (photo: AP)

Stefan Meining's Book on the History of the Islamist Scene in Germany

A Mosque in Munich

Beyazit Tower, Sulemaniye Mosque in Istanbul (photo: Manjeet Bawa/Wikipedia)

German-Turkish Professionals in Istanbul

Highly Prized in Turkey, Ignored in Germany

prominent examples: female footballers de Mbabi (2nd from right) and Bajramaj (right) are fully integrated into the German women national team (photo: dpa)

Migration in Germany

Football Can Contribute to Integration

Three women wearing fashionable headscarfs (photo: Wikipedia)

Islamic Fashion

Entrepreneurial Muslim Women Make Modest Dress Mainstream

Prof. Abdullah Takim (left) and Bishop Gebhard Fürst at the Theologischen Forum Christentum - Islam 2009 (photo: Max Bernlochner, Wikipedia)

The Mission in Christianity and Islam

The Claim to Truth in a Plural Society

Scene from 'The Unseen' (photo: Asya film)

The Turkish Film Miracle

Spirit of Optimism and a Lack of Craftsmanship

Mezquita in Cordoba, Spain, symbol of Europe's tolerant Islamic heritage (photo: Steven J. Dunlop, source: Wikipedia)

Ex-MTV Presenter Kristiane Backer

In Search of Tolerant Islam

A female journalist reading a report from the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (photo: dpa)

Hotline for Islamists

Unsuccessful Anti-Terrorism Number

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