Russian analysts: immigrants, guest workers fertile ground for radical Islamism
- Russian analysts: immigrants, guest workers fertile ground for radical Islamism. Interfax // Interfax: Russia & CIS Military Newswire;5/15/2013, p1
MOSCOW. May 15 (Interfax) - The head of a Russian policy think tank has argued that immigrants and guest workers who have come to Russia from Muslim republics of the former Soviet Union are potentially a fertile environment for radical Islamist ideas and called for tighter restrictions on...
- Islamic State: Iran's Rouhani warns of 'blades in the hand of madmen'. Peterson, Scott // Christian Science Monitor;9/25/2014, pN.PAG
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani today called for global unity to fight the "fire of extremism and radicalism," blaming the West's "strategic blunders" for creating fertile ground for Islamic State jihadists.
- Notes on church-state affairs: France. Beck, Rosalie; Hendon, David W. // Journal of Church & State;Winter95, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p196
Reports on the French government's problems with Islamic immigrants and radical elements. Government's measures to convince Islamic immigrants to convert to a French version of Islam; Relations with Iran.
- Role of Turkish Islamic Organizations in Belgium: The Strategies of Diyanet and Milli GÃ¶rÃ¼ÅŸ. YANAŞMAYAN, ZEYNEP // Insight Turkey;2010, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p139
Immigration of Turkish guest-workers to Western European countries in the 1960s and 1970s laid the ground for the emergence of various transnational religious organizations. This paper examines transnational organizations of Turkish origin that gained major support and membership in their host...
- German universities move to train next generation of imams. de Pommereau, Isabelle // Christian Science Monitor;5/17/2012, pN.PAG
For years Aysen Yï¿½sra Yilmaz, the daughter of Turkish immigrants who came to Germany as guest workers, looked for a way to ground her religion in the German culture she has adopted as her own.
- Immigrant Workers: Their Impact on American Radicalism (Book). Galenson, Walter // Industrial & Labor Relations Review;Jul74, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p647
This article reviews the book "Immigrant Workers: Their Impact on American Radicalism," by Gerald Rosenblum.
- Russia's Muslims Increasingly Radicalized by Events in the Middle East. Goble, Paul // North Caucasus Weekly;10/4/2013, Vol. 14 Issue 18, p11
The article reports on the insights of analyst Yana Amelina about the impact of the Arab Uprisings on the radical attitudes of Russian Muslims. According to her, the rise of radical Islamism in Russia is a threat to the government and public order. It highlights her views about the five aspects...
- Immigration Reform and the Agricultural Labor Force. Thompson, Gary D.; Martin, Philip L. // Labor Law Journal;Aug91, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p528
This article looks at the immigration reform and the agricultural labor force in the U.S. in 1991. Agriculture was the only sector of the U.S. economy to be given preferential treatment in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA). The 800,000 farm employers are about 13 percent of...
- Fair Game. Leiken, Robert S. // New Republic;4/26/2004, Vol. 230 Issue 15, p15
Each year, thousands of people become Muslims, and, while the vast majority join for reasons having little to do with politics, Al Qaeda has begun to single out the small minority who are susceptible to the violent philosophy perpetrated by the religion's radical fringe. Despite the...