posted on Feb, 7 2015 @ 08:56 AM
a reply to: OpinionatedB
Again, no doubt.
But let's be honest the last "true" Caliphate was the Ottoman...
Which was many years ago, going by today's standards, I don't see anything like that occuring.
I'm not saying History can't repeat itself...
But with modernisation, even if only minor modernisation in some parts of the Middle East, & admittedly very little in Africa, that will most probably
be a deciding factor on whether people go backwards to putting the Ummah in the control of one man if they're not fully scrutinised and elected.
& ISIS's Caliphate without consensus do claim to be Sunni, so there is that