Defiance, Victory and Netanyahu’s Nemesis

Gaza could possibly become Netanyahu’s biggest miscalculation, and perhaps the reason for his downfall. Aside from the collapse in his approval ratings, down from 82% on 23 July, to less than 38% shortly after the ceasefire, the man’s own language in is telling enough By Ramzy Baroud Senior Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh delivers a speech […]

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September 11, 2014

The Grand Failure of Israeli Hasbara

Israeli attempts to shape the narrative of the Gaza war have failed in the face of global solidarity with Palestinians.

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September 4, 2014

Eyeless in Gaza

There can be no real solution for Gaza without a real solution for Palestine. The blockade must end, with serious security concerns of both sides properly addressed

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August 21, 2014

Let My People Go

God’s covenant in the Promised Land was not made with those who pilot F-16 fighter jets that drop 1,000-pound iron fragmentation bombs over the concrete hovels of Gaza.

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August 14, 2014

Women’s Liberation: Beyond Feminism

I was actually quite surprised by the vitriol that ensued against me, peppered with insults against Islam. Minus the last two words, my statement isn’t even remotely religious and could be practiced by anyone, regardless of religion…

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August 14, 2014

Attack on Gaza by Saudi Royal Appointment

There are many hands behind the Israeli army’s onslaught on Gaza…

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July 24, 2014

Tell Secretary Kerry and Congress to Demand Justice for Tariq

President Obama recently said in a statement, “We will do whatever it takes to see that justice is done when people harm Americans.” We must ask, does this include Tariq?
Palestinian American Tariq Abu Khdeir was nearly beaten to death by Israeli officers last week…

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July 10, 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

The Hidden Agenda of Modi: Not So HiddenEnter a post title

a dark cloud threatens India… Narendra Modi and the BJP

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May 26, 2014

The Great American Dream and Muslims

Have Muslim Americans failed to adapt themselves to the demands and challenges of their society?

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May 15, 2014

How to Combat Extremism?

combatting extremism

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April 24, 2014

Afghan Elections for Another Fake Regime

Afghanistan’s national election held this week is a sham…

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April 17, 2014

Israeli Prisoner Release Canceled Amidst Protests

Israel’s announcement that it has canceled the release of Palestinian prisoners is just the latest derailment to a peace process that had slim prospects in the first place.

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April 10, 2014

The Path Towards Self-Realization: Part IV

People have many reactions and defenses to keep from realizing truths about themselves.

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April 3, 2014

Jews and Muslims Deserve Apology for Historical Wrongs

Spain takes first step to right historical wrong, but Jews not the only ones who suffered By Faisal Kutty A statue of Maimonides at the synagogue in the Juderia in Córdoba, Spain. Photo: Irvina Lew. The Spanish government’s offer of the “right of return” to the descendants of Jews expelled in 1492 is a “bit […]

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March 27, 2014

A Simple Theory About the Missing Malaysia Airlines Jet

There has been a lot of speculation about Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. Terrorism, hijacking, meteors. I cannot believe the analysis on CNN; it’s almost disturbing. I tend to look for a simpler explanation, and I find it with the 13,000-foot runway at Pulau Langkawi.

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March 20, 2014

Is Afghanistan Really Impossible to Conquer?

So what have these and other Afghan campaigns taught us?

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March 13, 2014

Who Defines us? Who are We?

“A debate has been going on within certain circles of the Muslim community about defining or redefining Islam and its followers….”

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March 6, 2014

Why Syria Cannot Be Ignored

While the Syrian conflict has raged on largely unchecked for the past three years, the world has turned a blind eye toward its events…

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February 27, 2014

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