Islam the Untold Story

Absolutism, Not Islam, Is The Problem

Liam McLaughlin | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Politics
Liam McLaughlin

Whatever you may think of a film which insults the Prophet Mohammad, or Tom Holland's conjectures, they are to be countered by rational debate, not bigoted threats or actual violence.

Channel 4 Cancels Controversial Islam Film Amid Security Fears

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK

Security fears have prompted the cancellation of a controversial Channel 4 documentary screening of Islam: The Untold Story, by historian Tom Holland,...

In the Shadow of Fiction: How Television Is Making (Up) Muslim History

Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed

Muhammed, Simon Holland concludes, probably never came from Mecca, but from Transjordania; the Qur'an and its teachings are largely borrowed from local religious traditions, Christianity, Judaism, Zoroastrianism; and it is questionable whether 'Islam' ever really existed...