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Mustafa Akyol: Is Islam in crisis? What to do about it?

In this episode, Borealis is joined by Mustafa Akyol to look at the nuances of Muslim leaders calling for boycotts of French goods.

In the wake of terrorist attacks in France, President Emmanuel Macron said that Islam was ‘in crisis’.  Not surprisingly, Muslim leaders pushed back, calling for boycotts of French goods.  So what is this all about? 

Borealis is joined by Mustafa Akyol to look at the nuances of these issues.

About my guest Mustafa Akyol

Mustafa Akyol is a Turkish journalist and author. Since the early 2000’s, he has been writing regular opinion columns for Turkish publications like Hurriyet Daily News, and recently for the Middle-East focused Al-Monitor.com. Since the fall of 2013, he is also a regular contributing opinion writer for The New York Times.

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By Phil Gurski

Phil Gurski is the President and CEO of Borealis Threat and Risk Consulting Ltd. and Director of the National Security programme at the University of Ottawa’s Professional Development Institute (PDI). Phil is a 32-year veteran of CSE and CSIS and the author of six books on terrorism.

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