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Shawwal, 14392018-07-01

Crescent International Vol. 47, No. 5


Erdogan: Sultan or Caliph-in-Waiting?

Zafar Bangash

Recep Tayip Erdogan has won another convincing election victory. Would he now rectify some of his past errors?


Sickly Saint, Likely a Healthy Hypocrite

Abu Dharr

The Arabians, including intellectuals cannot bring themselves to accept that Islamic Iran is right and they are wrong and acting in such a petty manner.

Islamic Movement


Bilal Muhammad

Scientific inquiry has a place in Muslim development but science should not be treat as the be-all and end-all of everything.


Syria and the End of Western Media Dominance

Tahir Mahmoud

The Western media’s hegemony has been exposed over its falsehoods in Syria.

Main Stories

Trump’s Message from Quebec to Singapore

Eric Walberg

Neo-cons still wedded to the idea of global domination even as US power declines.

Main Stories

Trump Meets Kim: Triumph for Peace or Hypocrisy?

Kevin Barrett

Trump’s hypocrisy was on full display as he met North Korea’s Kim Jong-un in Singapore


The Kashmiris’ Unending Agony


The UN High Commission for Human Rights issued a scathing report about Indian atrocities in Kashmir but the Hindu rulers are unperturbed.


Why Peace Eludes Afghanistan


The Taliban control much of the country and America has lost the war in Afghanistan but the Yankees are not going home, yet!

Editor's Desk

Child Abuser Trump!


By separating children from parents, especially mothers, Trump has exposed himself yet again as a callous, selfish beast.

Main Stories

Trump Blows Up G7 Summit: Is That Such a Bad Thing?

Kevin Barrett

Much media hype about Trump’s bad manners at the G7 summit but the sky is not falling.

News & Analysis

“Iran Standoff”: More Evidence of US Insanity

Kevin Barrett

The US deep state and its current front man are obsessed about Iran’s non-existent nuclear weapons .

News & Analysis

Pakistan’s Chaotic Elections

Tahir Mustafa

That democracy is a fraud is now well established. In Pakistan’s case, it is also a big time money game.

News & Analysis

Mahathir Acts to Clean Up Malaysian Politics

Waseem Shehzad

Going after the crooks in Malaysia has exposed some unsavory foreign characters as well, including the Saudis.

News & Analysis

Quds Rally Organizers Reject Anti-Semitic Canard

Khadijah Ali

The Zionists are compulsive liars. These were on full display following the Quds Day rally in Toronto in June. Their libelous allegations, however, are now going to be challenged in court.

Islamic Movement

From Victims to Problem-Solvers

Khalil Abdul-Rahman

Challenges can be turned into opportunities if the right approach to problem-solving is adopted.

News & Analysis

Grim Life for Canadian Muslim Inmates

Hayy Yaqzan

Life is becoming increasingly difficult for Muslims in North America. For Muslim inmates, it is much worse.

Islamic Movement

Practical Steps Toward Muslim Unity

John Andrew Morrow

We need to recognize unity in diversity and appreciate the differences we may have over minor issues, says Dr John Andrew Morrow.

Book Review

Eastern Europe and How to Avoid Neoliberalism

Eric Walberg

Soviet Union’s demise opened the floodgates to Western capitalists’ exploitation of Eastern Europe

Letters To The Editor

Needed: Regime Change!

Ahmed Abdullah

The Muslim world is full of nasty regimes and obnoxious rulers. The Saudi regime tops the list. The Saudi clown prince, Bin Salman, is a truly toxic character who stoops to kiss the boots of his Zionist and imperialist masters but has no compunction about killing innocent people as in Syria and Yemen.

Letters To The Editor

Al-Quds and the Ummah

Mohsen Abdul Aziz

It is reflective of the depth to which the Muslim rulers have sunk that the imperialists and Zionists declare Jerusalem as the capital of Israel but there is not even a murmur of protest. Most of them did not utter even a word of protest at this insult to the Ummah and the first qiblah of the Muslims.

Letters To The Editor

Gaza Killings

Sheila Butt

We should keep a record of Zionist crimes in Palestine, especially in Gaza. These should be properly documented with names of people killed or injured and the date on which it occurred. Such data collection is important for the future.

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