Dr Jonathan Brown on Terrorism + Lady who heckled Barack Obama (Medea Benjamin)
Jonathan AC Brown on Honor Killings
Prurient Lie About Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt
Sahriah Courts: Age and Physical Maturity for Sex
Quran Only Movement is Not Intellectually Honest - Dr Jonathan AC Brown
Dr Jonathan Brown: The Hadith of the Sun Prostrating
What is Isnad in Hadith Studies
Biography - Dr. Jonathan Brown.
Jonathan A.C. Brown was born in 1977 to Jonathan C Brown and anthropologist Ellen Clifton Patterson. He was raised as an Anglican and converted to Islam in 1997. Brown graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in History in 2000 from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., studied Arabic for a year at the Center for Arabic Study Abroad at the American University of Cairo, and completed his doctorate in Islamic thought at the University of Chicago in 2006.
From 2006 to 2010 he taught in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilization at the University of Washington in Seattle, and since 2010 has been Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies and Muslim-Christian Understanding in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. He is also a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
He has written on Hadith, Islamic law, Sufism, Arabic lexical theory and Pre-Islamic poetry and is currently focused on the history of forgery and historical criticism in Islamic civilization and modern conflicts between late Sunni Traditionalism and Salafism in Islamic Thought. His research has taken him to Egypt, Syria, Turkey, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Indonesia, India and Iran among others.
Noam Chomsky on Barack Obama's Most Extreme Terrorist Campaign in Modern History
Noam Chomsky on How to Stop Terrorism from ISIS etc.