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Muammar al- Qaddafi

(b. 1942)

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Arab Nationalism

Arab Nationalism  

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Defined by an anticolonial ethos and the glorification of origins and history in the face of Western dominance experienced by Arab countries in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Aims at ...
Congresses

Congresses  

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Islamic congresses were proposed by late-nineteenth-century Muslim reformists to promote internal reform of Islam and resist Western imperialism. The dismemberment of the Ottoman Empire and abolition ...
Nasserism

Nasserism  

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Political movement calling for the liberation of Arabs and all Afro-Asian states colonized or dominated by Western powers, with Egypt playing a key leadership role. Influence grew as Gamal Abdel ...
Nation of Islam

Nation of Islam  

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Heterodox black religious movement in America, based on black nationalism. More than 90 percent of converts are African-Americans. The Nation of Islam was founded in 1930 by Wallace D. Fard. Elijah ...
World Islamic Call Society

World Islamic Call Society  

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Founded in Libya in 1972, the Islamic Call Society, known as the World Islamic Call Society (WICS) since 1982, is entrusted with the task of missionary activity. The Revolutionary Command ...

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