Amongst Time Magazines 100 Power List 2011 are 14 Muslims and they are the most influential people in the world. Note that four of them are Islamic Sheikhs/Religious leaders – still believe Islam & politics don’t mix?
These 100 people are artists and activists, reformers and researchers, heads of state and captains of industry.
Their ideas spark dialogue and dissent and sometimes even revolution.
Click through to read their brief bio’s & contributions;
Hassan Nasrallah Hezbullah Leader
Feisal Abdul Rauf Sheikh
Muqtada al-Sadr Sheikh
Anwar al-Awlaki Sheikh
Wael Ghonim Spokesman for a revolution
Lamido Sanusi Africa’s central banker
Ahmed Shuja Pasha Intelligence Chief of the ISI
Fathi Terbil Human-Rights Lawyer
Saad Mohseni Media Mogul
Saif al-Islam Gaddafi Motormouth
Maria Bashir Afghan Law Enforcer
El Général Tunisian Rapper
Azim Premji Philanthropist
Ayman Mohyeldin Al Jazeera Journalist