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Crescent International Vol. 50, No. 3
Ramadan, 14422021-05-01
Main Stories

Iran-China Deal Signals Clear Shift in Global Power Balance

Zafar Bangash

The $400-billion Iran-China deal that will cover oil and gas exploration, infrastructure development as well as security and regional and international issues will be a game-changer in global politics...

Main Stories

Quds Day and The Covenants of the Prophet (pbuh)

Kevin Barrett

Since it was declared by Imam Khomeini in 1980, Quds Day has now become a global phenomenon. Millions of people in cities across the globe participate in this event to draw attention to the illegal oc...

Editorials

Ramadan, Charity and Institution Building in Islam

Editor

Islam considers giving in the way of Allah and feeding the hungry and poor as meritorious act especially in the month of Ramadan. There is, however, another aspect that most Muslims have not paid atte...

Opinion

The Process of Transforming the Muslim World’s Jahili Societies

Zafar Bangash

Apart from the parasitical ruling classes, few would disagree that Muslim s...

Opinion

Tradition Lies Not in Knowing Too Much, But Rather in Not Knowing Enough to Think Things Through

Abu Dharr

Inviting the thinking Muslims to ponder, Abu Dharr in his regular column re...

News & Analysis

Biden’s Not So Honest Afghan Withdrawal Plan

Zia Sarhadi

While announced to much fanfare that US troops would be out of Afghanistan ...

News & Analysis

The Grim Plight of Palestinian Men, Women and Children in Israeli Prisons

Ayman Ahmed

Israeli occupation forces continue to keep Palestinian men, women and child...

News & Analysis

India’s Kumbh Mela, Coronavirus and Hindutva Raj

Khurshid Alam

India has become the epicentre of the coronavirus but politicians and Hindu...

News & Analysis

Uncle Sam on Crutches

Tahir Mustafa

America’s infrastructure is on the verge of collapse. Build 60 years ago,...

In recent weeks, Zionist Israel has been attacking Iranian merchant ships in the Mediterranean, the Red Sea and Persian Gulf. Iran has the means to retaliate and do so effectively. Israel is vulnerabl...

The US is as much a settler-colonial entity as is Zionist Israel. While Muslims and many American liberals criticize Israel and some even criticize US foreign policy, few have called for boycott of th...

News & Analysis

Importance of the Silk Roads

Brecht Jonkers

In light of the Iran-China $400 billion trade and development deal, revival...

Letters to the Editor
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