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Daesh: It is not Islamic, or a state and this isn’t a war

Don't dignify them

By AC Grayling   January 2016

Pro-Islamic State demonstrators carry the group's flags in front of provincial government headquarters in Mosul, Iraq. ©AP

Daesh vs Islamic State in Prospect

Professor Grayling: I understand your reasons for advocating the use of Daesh. I hope you’ll forgive me if Prospect does not at this point follow. It’s not just that Islamic State is established as a name, and I have generally followed the principle that things or people should be able to…

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