Ikhwanweb :: The Muslim Brotherhood Official English Website

Tue109 2018

Last update19:14 PM GMT

Back to Homepage
Font Size : 12 point 14 point 16 point 18 point
:: Issues > Human Rights
Grandson of MB founder has travel ban lifted
Grandson of MB founder has travel ban lifted
Tarek Ramadan, grandson of the Muslim Brotherhood Movement founder, Hassan el Banna, has had his travel ban lifted and was issued a visa. He was formerly banned on ideological grounds by the Bush Administration.
Monday, April 5,2010 12:50
IkhwanWeb

Ramadan a professor of contemporary Islamic studies at Oxford University means well with the intentions of 'building bridges' however both audiences West and Muslims sometimes accuse him of lacking commitment to their respective values. He argues however he is simply advocating the rights of Muslims in the West.

 

His latest writings "The Quest for meaning; Developing a Philosophy for Pluralism" illustrates the shared values between Islam and the West. He claims that “Islam makes it clear that there is no contradiction in the Islamic and the western values,” adding “To deal with modernity doesn’t mean that you lose your Islamic background".

 

In his quest, the Switzerland born professor urges Muslims to look forward not back where he addresses the Muslims to vie away from what he describes as 'the victim mentality'.

 

tags: Tariq Ramadan / Moderate Muslims / Switzerland / Hassan el Banna / Islamic Studies / Rights of Muslims / Moderate Muslim Blrotherhood / Muslims in the West
Posted in Human Rights , MB News  
Add Comment Send to Friend Print
Discussion around Tariq Ramadan Heart
Discussion around Tariq Ramadan
Wednesday, April 7,2010 09:58
Related Articles
Tariq Ramadan’s “What I Believe”
Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan defends his views
Ramadan: European Muslims should not identify with just one identity
Ramadan t.v. offerings, 2009
MB Chairman calls for the urgent reconciliation between people and governments in the holy month of Ramadan
Security Harassments, Political powers Support at MB’s Ramadan Banquets
US ban on scholar Tariq Ramadan reversed
Interview with Tariq Ramadan,
Tariq Ramadan: Radical Reform
Tariq Ramadan raps ’colonial mindset’ toward Muslims
Tariq Ramadan in Vancouver tonight
Largest crackdown on MB this Ramadan
In Ramadan, Children of Jailed MB Leaders Still Hopeful
Lack of Control Is The Cause Of Price Rise In Ramadan, Says MB MP
Too racy for Ramadan
Akef Congratulates Muslims On Ramadan
Professor Tariq Ramadan Adds Blessing to Muslim Scholars Call to Dialogue to World’s Jewish
The Controversy Over Tariq Ramadan
Has this year’s brotherhood Ramadan banquet been banned?
Thousands Khairat Al-Shater’s Ramadan Greeting Cards Confiscated