Volume 10

Three Arab Americans Named Rhodes Scholars

Three outstanding Arab-American students are heading to Oxford on Rhodes scholarships next year.

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December 11, 2008

Obama to Rebuild Crumbling US

US President-elect Barack Obama has promised to invest in infrastructure on a scale not seen since the 1950s, when the US highway system was established.

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December 11, 2008

Barack Obama Plans to Reach Out to the Muslim World

And when he takes the oath of office Jan. 20, he plans to be sworn in like every other president, using his full name: Barack Hussein Obama.

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December 11, 2008

Muslim Scientists and Thinkers–Nasir al-Din al-Tusi

In 1256 CE al-Tusi was in the castle of Alamut when it was attacked by the forces of the Halaku Khan, the grandson of Genghis Khan. Halaku captured the castle but treated al-Tusi with great respect…

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December 11, 2008

Gold explained, for kids

Gold is a chemical element with the symbol Au (from its Latinname aurum) and atomic number 79. It is a highly sought-after precious metal, having been used as money, as a store of value, in jewelry, in sculpture, and for ornamentation since the beginning of recorded history…

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December 11, 2008

Mumbai Carnage

The people responsible for this horrific act must be brought to justice, no matter who they are…

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December 10, 2008

Gaza:A Bare Life Zone Nearing to a No-Life-Zone

With the last Israeli maneuvers’ of tightening the siege imposed on Gaza, more life necessities vanished…

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December 9, 2008

The Grave of Aisha (ra)

Courtesy Kamran Pasha This morning we joined several hundred thousand worshippers at the Prophet’s (s) Mosque to pray Fajr – the pre-dawn prayer. It was a remarkable experience, the deep silence of the early morning broken only by the beautiful recitation of the Qur’an by the imam. And when he finished reciting the Fatiha – […]

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December 5, 2008

Mumbai Carnage

The people responsible for this horrific act must be brought to justice, no matter who they are.

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December 4, 2008

Ali Sahabi, President SE Corp.

Ali Sahabi is president of SE Corporation, a privately held, California-based land planning, entitlement, and development firm. He is also …

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December 4, 2008

Dawood — Did Criminal Mastermind Stage Mumbai Nightmare?

The coordinated nighttime assault against seven major targets in Mumbai is reminiscent of the 1993 bombings that devastated the Mumbai Stock Exchange. The recent attack bears the fingerprints of the same criminal mastermind – meticulous preparation, ruthless execution and the absence of claims or demands.

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December 4, 2008

Muslim American Society Convention

The Muslim American Society held a well attended and highly informative convention in Long Beach, Ca. this past Saturday.

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December 4, 2008

The Forgotten Gate

Refugees are fleeing the fighting in droves, packing what little belongings they have and leaving their homes seeking safety at feeding centers across the country. They walk for miles without food or refreshment.

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December 4, 2008

Al Jazeera Documentary Shows Muslims Are Accepted in America

In his two-part documentary, The American Crescent and Islamic Stars & Stripes, Al Jazeera’s Rageh Omaar surveyed the views of American Muslims across the country about America and what it means to them.

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December 4, 2008

The Depressed Western Woman

depression

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December 4, 2008

Terrorism Equals Fascism

We reject the Mumbai atrocities as acts of terror and fascism, whether they were done in the name of Islam or of any other religion or ideology.

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December 4, 2008

What We Don’t Know

Let’s face it, aside from a few market analysts referred to as ‘’Bears,’’ few pundits foresaw the market wreckage of 2008. One famed market watcher, Abby Joseph Cohen, told us to expect another big year for stocks in 2008, but, then, she always does.

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December 4, 2008

Houstonian Corner (V10-I50)

Open House at Ilm Academy / Fiqh Council of North America re. ‘Eidul Adha / ISGH Follows FCNA / ICNA ‘Eid Announcement / PCC-USA Honors Mohammedmian Soomro

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December 4, 2008

Mumbai Siege Exposes Security Lapses

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: The Mumbai-siege, which lasted for nearly 60 hours – from Wednesday evening to Saturday morning is over but its scars may never heal and tremors never die down.

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December 4, 2008

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