Contributors – The Centre for Independent Studies

Tanveer Ahmed


Featured Publication

  • The Battle of Ideas: can the beliefs that feed terrorism be changed? 19 September 2016 | OP149
    Defeating violent Islamic extremism has been a high priority for all western countries, including Australia, since the 9/11 attacks in 2001. However, the threat we face doesn’t so much come from zealots flying planes into buildings as from young people…...
    Defeating violent Islamic extremism has been a high priority for all western countries, including Australia, since the 9/11 attacks in 2001. However, the threat we face doesn’t so much come from zealots flying planes into buildings as from young people…
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Media & Commentary

  • Global stability depends on Pakistan 08 May 2009
    Pakistan finds itself at the heart of world affairs. Founded on an Islamic religious identity, Pakistan is in a tumultuous position, overwhelmed by Islamic radicalism and becoming the global epicenter of terror. It represents the key interlocutor to the ongoing,…
    Pakistan finds itself at the heart of world affairs. Founded on an Islamic religious identity, Pakistan is in a tumultuous position, overwhelmed by Islamic radicalism and becoming the global epicenter of terror. It represents the key interlocutor to the ongoing,…
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  • In Pakistan, the sores of partition are still raw 05 March 2009 | The Sydney Morning Herald
    Spend some time at any Australian university and you will see Indians, Pakistanis and Sri Lankans mixing freely. Clubs such the Desi Indian Students' Society show the ties that bind – cricket, curry and bhangra. Cricket binds Australians to the…
    Spend some time at any Australian university and you will see Indians, Pakistanis and Sri Lankans mixing freely. Clubs such the Desi Indian Students' Society show the ties that bind – cricket, curry and bhangra. Cricket binds Australians to the…
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  • Not bedfellows, but a political attraction 30 November 0001
    As a new year begins, the combination of Saddam Hussein's execution, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca by Muslims and another outburst by the cartoon-like Sheik Taj Din al-Hilali maintain the place of politics and Islam at the centre of world…
    As a new year begins, the combination of Saddam Hussein's execution, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca by Muslims and another outburst by the cartoon-like Sheik Taj Din al-Hilali maintain the place of politics and Islam at the centre of world…
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Publications