A Monthly Newsmagazine from Institute of Contemporary Islamic Thought (ICIT)
To Gain access to thousands of articles, khutbas, conferences, books (including tafsirs) & to participate in life enhancing events

Current Issue

Crescent International Vol. 49, No. 11
Jumada' al-Ula', 14422021-01-01
Main Stories

General Solaimani’s Martyrdom and the Future of the Region

Zafar Bangash

General Qassem Solaimani was a brilliant strategist whose first martyrdom anniversary falls on January 3. While he has joined his Creator, his legacy continues. Oppressors and war criminals will pay a...

Main Stories

JCPOA: Islamic Iran must Insist on Immediate Lifting of All US Sanctions

Waseem Shehzad

Donald Trump’s anticipated departure from the White House has raised prospects of the US rejoining the Iran nuclear deal. Trump’s illegal sanctions have caused much suffering to the Iranian people...


Will 2021 be Any Different Than 2020?


The year 2020 will go down in history as one of the worst nightmares for most people. Will the year 2021 be any different? We look at some possible developments.


Nuclear Hypocrisy

Zafar Bangash

Nuclear weapons have such destructive power that they could virtually wipe ...


It is Twice as Hard to Crush a Half-truth Compared to a Complete Lie

Abu Dharr

The Prophet (pbuh) had expressly forbidden his companions from writing his ...

News & Analysis

Defying Odds, Yemen’s Revolutionary Forces Score Stunning Victories

Brecht Jonkers

Few would have imagined that Yemen’s revolutionary forces would be able t...

News & Analysis

Middle East’s Two-bit Players Punching above Their Weight

Yusuf Dhia-Allah

Were it not for oil, most rulers in the Middle East would still be herding ...

News & Analysis

Turkey’s Political Compass: Realities and Expectations

Ahmet Mehmet

Turkish President Recep Tayip Erdogan’s policies continue to confound obs...

News & Analysis

UN (non)Response to Muslim Trouble Spots

Ayman Ahmed

The United Nations was created to prevent the eruption of future wars but i...

The French suffer from an acute sense of inferiority complex. Unable to cope with this daunting reality, they are scapegoating Muslims by accusing them of "separatism". Perhaps, Muslims should opt for...

Letters to the Editor
Opinion Poll

With the pandemic and economic meltdown, several Middle Eastern regimes, especially Saudi Arabia may face serious difficulties including a possible coup attempt to remove crown prince Mohammad bin Salman

Don't Know

Editors' Pick


Jamshed Abbas

Khadijah Ali

Ken Stone

Khalil Abdul-Rahman

John Andrew Morrow

Muhammad H. al-'Asi



Sign In


Forgot Password ?


Not a Member? Sign Up