Writings by Mark Durie

Middle East Forum Blog
Title Publication Date
What to Tell Would-be Jihadis Markdurie.comAugust 12, 2016
Do Muslims and Christians Worship the Same God? Markdurie.comJanuary 23, 2016
Open Letter to President Obama about Christmas Bells in the Middle East Markdurie.comDecember 27, 2015
Is the West Indebted to Islam? QuadrantDecember 10, 2015
Love and Truth in the War against ISIS Lapido MediaNovember 20, 2015
Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
Title Publication Date
Why the Qur'an Urges Violence The Interface InstituteJune 8, 2019
Ishmael is Not the Father of the Arabs Markdurie.comMarch 6, 2019
Terrorists not defaming Islam, but attempting to observe it The AustralianMay 16, 2018
Saudi-Exported Koran Fuels Islamic Extremism QuadrantNovember 2, 2017
The Myth of the Extremist The Spectator (Australia)June 17, 2017
Muslim Aversion to Non-Muslim Rule and the Jakarta Riots The New English ReviewNovember 2016
It's not Personal, It's Islam The SpectatorJuly 2, 2016
Obama Doesn't Understand Jihadist Doctrine The Washington ExaminerJune 30, 2016
An Australian Minister's Misconceptions about Islam and Christianity The AustralianJanuary 1, 2016
Is Islam a Religion of Peace? Independent Journal ReviewDecember 16, 2015
The Paris Attacks Were Not 'Nihilism' but Sacred Strategy Lapido MediaNovember 16, 2015
Sex Slavery and the Islamic State On Line OpinionJuly 3, 2015
Challenging Islam's License to Kill FrontPage MagazineMarch 25, 2015
Hatred as an Article of Faith QuadrantFebruary 23, 2015
One Hundred Years of Jihad in Australia Markdurie.comJanuary 1, 2015
Jihadi Islam: A Response to John Azumah FulcrumSeptember 30, 2014
Muslims Need Truth and Love EternitySeptember 26, 2014
Complexity, Truth and the Islamic State: a Response to John Azumah and Colin Chapman markdurie.comSeptember 5, 2014
How Dissimulation about Islam is Fuelling Genocide in the Middle East Lapido MediaAugust 12, 2014
The Koran and Child Marriage markdurie.comJune 14, 2014
Boko Haram and the Dynamics of Denial Frontpage MagazineMay 15, 2014
Tony Blair on the Islamist Threat Frontpage MagazineMay 1, 2014
The Rising Sex Traffic in Forced Islamic Marriage Quadrant OnlineMarch 2014
Multiculturalism's Child Brides Quadrant OnlineFebruary 26, 2014
Islam's Second Crisis: The troubles to come markdurie.comFebruary 13, 2014
Jihad: A harvest of bitter destruction continues to escalate World MagazineOctober 2, 2013
Violence and Context in Islamic Texts Gatestone InstituteJune 20, 2013
Salafis and the Muslim Brotherhood: What is the difference? June 6, 2013
Islamophobia Comes to Canberra Gatestone InstituteMay 31, 2013
Wilders in Australia and the "Islamic Problem" - Part II May 29, 2013
The Woolwich Killing: "We must fight them as they fight us." May 22, 2013
Wilders in Australia and the "Islamic Problem" - Part I March 14, 2013
'Insider Killings' in Afghanistan FrontPageMagazine.comAugust 24, 2012
The Ramadan Olympics and Islam's "Law of Necessity" Gatestone InstituteJuly 30, 2012
Islam's Tradition of Breaking the Cross Stonegate InstituteMarch 9, 2012
MEF in the Media
Title Publication Date
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation: Free Speech Implications of a Proposed Ban on "Islamophobia" Hudson InstituteJanuary 17, 2014
Audio, Video and Transcripts
Title Publication Date
Muslims in the West: Loyal to Whom? MEF WireJanuary 18, 2012
Muslims in the West: Loyal to Whom? MEF WireJanuary 20, 2011
Reviews
Book Title Publication Date
A Guide to Refuting Jihadism: Critiquing Radical Islamist Claims to Theological Authenticity
by Rashad Ali and Hannah Stuart
Lapido MediaFebruary 4, 2014