Our Prophet was a radical too- he fought against the injustices of his community and challenged the feudal order of his society, so they called him a radical. So what? We should be proud of that!
Oil wealth has been a curse on us, made us weak and docile.
It takes two hands to clap.
The Muslim leaders swallow the advice of the Western powers and bodies like the IMF and World Bank, even when it is bad for their countries and they know this.
The Afghans did not have sophisticated weapons like the Soviets did, but with their faith they defeated a superpower.
Muslims must believe that all power, success and victory comes from God alone.
Look at the Afghans, during the time of the Soviet invasion. They were among the poorest Muslims in the world, yet they were sustained by their faith in God, and God alone.
There is not a single Muslim leader today who has the courage and commitment to defend Islam and Muslims, they are all in awe of the United States and other Western powers, and are indebted to them.
Because Islam in its original form was tough and hard, not weak and pliable.
The Prophet defeated the enemies of Islam even when he and his followers were small in number.