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Mueller Releases Indictments, While Our Founder Is Silenced on Anti-Social Media CIP February 16, 2018
Fox News, Twitter Enable Fascist Massacres CIP February 15, 2018
Our Founder and Social Media CIP December 25, 2017
Who is S. Auden Schwartz? The Boston Globe December 6, 2017
Earthly Beauty November 26, 2017
At The Tomb of the Prophet Samuel (Nabi Samwil) CIP November 21, 2017
10 Theses on the Coup in Saudi Arabia CIP November 5, 2017
'Fake News' Regarding Antiquities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia CIP October 24, 2017
We STILL Accuse! CIP September 6, 2017
Syria Has Effectively Ceased to Exist Foreign Policy May 19, 2017
Assad's Hollow Crown The Rubin Center May 9, 2017
Who are the Sufis and why does ISIS see them as threatening? The April 28, 2017
The Syrian Sarin Attacks of August 2013 and April 2017 The Besa Center April 26, 2017
Replies to Questions About Sufism From A High School Teacher in Columbia, Missouri, USA CIP April 22, 2017
Is It True We Did Not Go To the Moon? April 16, 2017
Which parts of Qur'an touch your heart the most? February 18, 2017
Kerala Muslims Host International Milad Conference CIP January 7, 2017
Muslim cleric banned in Pakistan is preaching in UK mosques The Guardian/The Observer [London] December 17, 2016
In Putin's Shadow Illyria [New York] November 28, 2016
The Cosmopolitan Language of Sufism CIP October 2, 2016
U.S. Sentences Kosovar Albanian ISIS Hacker Ardit Ferizi to 20 Years in Prison The Weekly Standard Blog September 27, 2016
ICC Ignores Ideological Motive in Timbuktu Crimes CIP September 17, 2016
CIP Greetings to Muslims on Kurban Bajram/Eid Al-Adha/Eid Ghorban, Islamic Hijri Year 1437 CIP September 12, 2016
Saudis Announce a Turn Away from Wahhabi Cultural Vandalism The Weekly Standard Blog July 19, 2016
Indian Sufis Call for Liberation of Makkah and Madinah Sufi Voice of India [SUVOI] July 15, 2016
Zakir Naik: More Hype than Hope for Muslims CIP July 15, 2016
Ramadan ends in blood Lapido Media [London] July 13, 2016
An Anti-Terror Success Story The Weekly Standard July 11, 2016
Bangladesh Confronts Radical Islam The Weekly Standard Blog July 5, 2016
Muslims in Kerala, India, Welcome the Night of Power CIP July 2, 2016
South Asians everywhere mourn slaying of religious singer Lapido Media [London] June 29, 2016
Bosnia Seeks Stiffer Penalty for Local ISIS Recruiter The Weekly Standard Blog April 12, 2016
Now it's undeniable: Deobandi mosques radicalise Britain's Muslims Lapido Media [London] April 6, 2016
The Significance of Tasawwuf [Sufism] in Light of Contemporary Global Issues Illyria [New York] March 17, 2016
First U.S. Terror Hacking Case Puts Kosovar ISIS Supporter on Trial in Virginia The Weekly Standard Blog February 24, 2016
Saudi Arabia and its links to 'Islamic State' Lapido Media [London] February 12, 2016
Terror and Radical Islam in India and Pakistan Cafe Dissensus [New York] January 21, 2016
Sufism and Islamic Tradition Defeat Fundamentalism in Kerala, India CIP January 14, 2016
CIP 2015 Appeal for End-of-Year Donations CIP December 27, 2015
The New Paris Horror and the Putin Trap The Huffington Post November 19, 2015
The Crimes at Palmyra The Huffington Post September 3, 2015
Kosova vs. Iranians and ISIS The Weekly Standard Blog June 30, 2015
The Bektashi Sufis Should Join the Kosova Sufi Union [BTK] Illyria [New York] June 22, 2015
Indian Sufis Versus Wahhabi Infiltrators Sufi Voice of India [SUVOI] June 13, 2015
A Model for Moderate Muslims The Huffington Post May 12, 2015
Malice in Dallas The Huffington Post May 5, 2015
In Kosova, U.S.-Funded Study Gets Response to ISIS Wrong The Weekly Standard Blog April 20, 2015
Over 200 Kosovars Fighting For Islamic State In Iraq, Syria: Report International Business Times April 16, 2015
New Saudi King Displays Candor on Radical Islam The Weekly Standard Blog March 5, 2015
U.S. expert: Involvement of Albanians in the Islamic State (IS) harms image of Kosova liberation war Presheva Jonë [Presheva, Serbia] February 27, 2015
Libraries Burning: From Sarajevo to Mosul The Huffington Post February 26, 2015
Bosnian Muslims Take on ISIS The Weekly Standard Blog February 24, 2015
'Mosque war' in the UK Lapido Media [London] February 20, 2015
Putin, Al-Sisi, Bosnia-Hercegovina, and Holocaust Remembrance The Huffington Post February 18, 2015
Mecca For Sale First Things February 2015
Schwartz Letter to Financial Times: Long sentences would give jihadis time to reflect Financial Times [London] January 30, 2015
In the Aftermath of the Terror Attacks in France Science, Religion, and Culture January 2015
US$3 billion a year to produce extremists O Estado de São Paulo (Brazil) January 18, 2015
Paris Terror Harms France, Islam, and The World The Huffington Post/Illyria [New York] January 9, 2015
CIP Protests Report Saudi Blogger Will Be Flogged CIP January 8, 2015
Indian Sufi Condemns Pakistan Massacre Tahreek–e-Tahaffuz-e-Mazarat-e-Auliya Allah December 18, 2014
Indian Muslim Leader Denounces Wahhabism in Peshawar Bloodshed All India Ulema and Mashaikh Board December 17, 2014
Radical face of Saudi Wahhabism The Hindu [Chennai, India] November 19, 2014
Ashura In the Shadow of New Terrorism The Huffington Post November 3, 2014
Saudi Wahhabism and ISIS Wahhabism: The Difference The Weekly Standard Blog October 21, 2014
#BurnISISFlagChallenge in Kosova Gatestone Institute September 25, 2014
Indian Sufis Welcome Statement by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Al-Zawahiri All India Ulema and Mashaikh Board September 20, 2014
Reporters Without Borders Demands Protection for Kosovar Investigative Journalist The Huffington Post September 5, 2014
Schwartz Letter to Financial Times: "Wahhabism Exists" Financial Times [London] September 3, 2014
Extreme Wahhabism on Display in Shrine Destruction in Mosul Gatestone Institute August 4, 2014
Sunni Muslims Must Reject ISIS "Caliphate" Gatestone Institute July 20, 2014
Ramadan Amid the New Middle East Crisis The Huffington Post June 27, 2014
German Alevi Muslims Vs. Wahhabis at Macedonian Bektashi Shrine Illyria [New York] May 23, 2014
Days of Awe… and Shock CIP September 14, 2013
CIP Executive Director Schwartz Speaks on Sufi Self-Defense Hudson Institute June 15, 2013
Fatwa Fanatics – The Deobandi-Wahhabi Lust for Control Over Personal Life Millat Times [India] March 11, 2013
"Moderate" Turkey Gatestone Institute March 6, 2013
Iranian Regime's Trail of Terror Folksmagazine [India] October 16, 2011
Egyptian Muslim Fundamentalists Attack Sufis The Guardian Online [London] April 11, 2011
Sufis, Islam, and Democracy NewsGram [India] April 1, 2011
Urbanised Islam behind Pakistan's Sufi shrine bombings Lapido Media [London] March 15, 2011
From San Francisco to Sarajevo Pajamas Media February 14, 2011
The Danger of the Muslim Brotherhood Hudson Institute New York February 11, 2011
The Terrorist War Against Islam Academic Questions [New York] January 28, 2011
The Saudi Succession Threat Frontpagemag December 21, 2010
Nasr Hamed Abuzayed (1943-2010) Hudson Institute New York July 20, 2010
"I fervently hope that moderate Islam will defeat radical Islam": Folksmagazine [India] July 5, 2010
From Visiting Graves to Their Destruction Brandeis University Crown Center for Middle East Studies July 2009
Note on Ondrej Beranek and Pavel Tupek, "From Visiting Graves to Their Destruction." CIP July 2009
Who's Afraid of Paul Berman? Jewcy June 6, 2007
Death Lists and Dissenters TCS Daily April 18, 2006
Resisting Intimidation: We must protect Muslim reformers National Journal Online April 14, 2006
Islamist Death List Includes U.S., Canadian Residents Asharq Al-Awsat [London]/CIP April 12, 2006
A Moderate Voice of Muslim Pluralism with a Washington Address The Arizona Republic [Phoenix] March 25, 2006
Western Media Coverage of Islam a Failure: U.S. Expert The Jakarta Post/IslamOnline August 31, 2005
CLASSIC CIP: Wahhabi Strain of Islam Faulted The Washington Post June 27, 2003


Book Title Publication Date
Wahhabi Terrorism or the Sufi Saints' Peace Path
by Shaykh Dr. H. Noor Ahmed Shah
CIP March 17, 2016
Globalized Islam: The Search for a New Ummah
by Olivier Roy
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2007
Terror and Liberalism
by Paul Berman
The Globe and Mail [Toronto] May 24, 2003


Title Publication Date
POSTPONED CIP Executive Director Schwartz Washington, DC Event Announcement February 21, 2013
CIP Publishes Revised Shariah Report on Kindle Announcement January 23, 2013
Bin Laden Killed in Pakistan Announcement May 1, 2011
CIP Executive Director Schwartz in Toronto, Canada Announcement March 16, 2011

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