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The Earth’s Rotation

Earth’s rotation

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June 19, 2014

American Socrates

His explications of empire, mass propaganda, the hypocrisy and pliability of the liberal class and the failings of academics, as well as the way language is used as a mask by the power elite to prevent us from seeing reality, make him the most important intellectual in the country.

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June 19, 2014

Tariq Ramadan

This well-known Swiss (citizen) scholar was born in Europe in 1962 of Egyptian refugees.

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June 19, 2014

7 Myths About the Radical Sunni Advance in Iraq

Here are some sudden truisms that should be rethought.

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June 19, 2014

Gulf’s Billions Insulate Economies, Markets from Iraq Turmoil

For years, the rich oil states of the Gulf have struggled to insulate themselves from political turbulence in the rest of their volatile region. Markets’ reaction to the insurgency in Iraq suggest they may finally have succeeded.

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June 19, 2014

Horror in Aluthgama: Their Crime Our Shame

There is hardly a sign that an hour or so later they will turn into a baying murderous mob.

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June 19, 2014

US Sends Aircraft Carrier to Help Iraq

The Peninsula USS George HW Bush The US is sending an aircraft carrier and two guided missile ships into the Gulf, bolstering sea and air power before a possible US strike on the jihadist army in Iraq in the coming days. Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel ordered the USS George HW Bush into the Gulf yesterday, […]

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June 19, 2014

Bridgeview Muslim Community Ships Food Aid to Syria in Time for Ramadan

The Mosque Foundation and Zakat Foundation of America (ZF) have partnered to send two shipping containers full of food aid to Syrian civilians in preparation for Ramadan.

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June 12, 2014

Waiting for Another Ayyubi?

Only time will tell what destiny has in store for the Palestinians and Middle East. But free-spirited people do not wait for time to shape their destiny. They fight back as the Palestinians have been doing for the past several decades. It is this struggle that is profiled by Dr Mahdi Abdul Hadi in his extraordinary tome, 100 Years of Palestinian History

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June 12, 2014

Fresh Terror Attack Near Karachi Airport

Heavily-armed gunmen mounted a brazen attack near the Karachi international airport

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June 12, 2014

Abrogation Of Article 370 (Kashmir) Not Possible

Abrogation Of Article 370 (Kashmir) Not Possible

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June 5, 2014

Muslim Personal Law Board not Against Women Praying in Mosques

Malegaon: In a welcome change from its earlier stand, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) Saturday said it was not opposed if the doors of mosques were thrown open to women for prayers.

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June 5, 2014

“We All Must Become Zapatistas”

Chris Hedges on Zapatistas

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June 5, 2014

“Why Europe Matters”

As Europe faces growing anti-Semitism and intolerance more generally, emerging extremist parties, and slow economic recovery, now is precisely the time to remind ourselves of what hangs in the balance – and stand with those defending the democratic and pluralistic EU envisioned by its postwar founders

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June 5, 2014

Edward Snowden … Traitor or Patriot?

“I may have lost my ability to travel, but I’ve gained the ability to go to sleep at night, to put my head on the pillow, and feel comfortable that I’ve done the right thing, even when it was the hard thing, and I’m comfortable with that,” Snowden said.

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June 5, 2014

Tamil Actress Monika Converts to Islam and Quits Cinema

Tamil Actress Monika who converted to Islam recently. Chennai: The popular Tamil film actress Monika—who is known for her films like Azhagi and Silanthi has converted to Islam and her new name is M G Rahima. Monika’s parents are Christians and the actress says after converting to Islam she will no longer be acting in […]

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June 5, 2014

Opinion: Haftar Leads A Coup: A General’s Odd War on the Muslim Brotherhood –

On May 16, Libya’s rogue general Khalifa Haftar staged several bloody attacks against other Libyan militias in the name of eradicating terrorism by leading a paramilitary force evasively named the Libyan National Army

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June 5, 2014

US Vows To Work With New Palestinian Government; Israel Slams It

Fatah and Hamas reconciliation carries forward

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June 5, 2014

Saudi-Iran Talks Talk Fuels Hopes of Thaw

A senior Iranian official has voiced hope that talks between the Saudi and Iranian foreign ministers could begin soon. He, however, expressed doubts over whether the meeting would result in a swift solution …

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June 2, 2014

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