The Threat of Islamism – A Talk at IdeaCity

In 2011, the founder of IdeaCity, Moses Znaimer invited me to speak at that year’s conference where some of Canada’s leading minds gather to discuss current affairs, science, technology and philosophy. At the time I was in rehab, recovering from a near paralysis after a cancerous tumour on my spine. That should explain the motorized wheelchair in this video. Watch and worry.

5 comments for “The Threat of Islamism – A Talk at IdeaCity

  1. Ramkumar
    September 9, 2013 at 3:01 AM

    Excellent speech and timely admonition.

    • le
      December 7, 2013 at 1:25 PM

      Listen and understand what is happening in the world today. This man makes a lot of sense, Please listen to him.

  2. Gayl Veinotte
    October 24, 2013 at 12:06 PM

    Brilliant speech. Just shared it on Facebook. How can I get notifications of new posts sent to my Inbox?

  3. Sachin Hooda
    December 8, 2015 at 12:59 AM

    Mr.Tarek you speak the truth.Only few people in the world have such kind of approach.
    You are a true Muslim.
    You are a man who knows the true sense of the Muslim religion .

  4. Mr.Vishram G Naik
    August 15, 2016 at 3:28 PM

    Intelligent Life does not destroy itself as portrayed in movies or intellectual discussions,we suspect neither nationalism and or religion is on a Global scale a impartial enabler of the human experience and as new thoughts such as secularism has gone much ahead of social society we may to conjure up a add on global identity for Intelligent Life wherever and in whichever form it finds itself.A symbol has been proposed from the science of astrophysics along with the binary1 as depicted in the top left corner of the Pioneer 10 plaque it is a part of interlinked thoughts which await worldwide discussions

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