The Islamist: Why I Became an Islamic Fundamentalist, What I Saw Inside, and Why I Left

The Islamist: Why I Became an Islamic Fundamentalist, What I Saw Inside, and Why I Left

Ed Husain


The actual tale of 1 man's trip to Islamic fundamentalism and back

Raised in a religious yet quiet Muslim group in London, at 16 Ed Husain used to be provided with an exciting political interpretation of Islam referred to as fundamentalism. Lured through those rules, he dedicated his existence to them. 5 years later, he rejected extremism and attempted to come back to a regular lifestyles. yet quickly he learned that Islamic fundamentalists pose a possibility that almost all people-Muslim and non- Muslim alike-simply do not understand.

according to first-hand reports and written with pervasive readability, The Islamist grants a unprecedented within glimpse of the devious tools used to recruit new contributors, and gives profound perception into the charm fundamentalism has for younger Muslims within the Western international.

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