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New Global Architecture

Zafar Bangash

Rabi' al-Thani 13, 14392018-01-01

America has dominated the world on the strength of its dollar and its military aggressions for half century. Now both face serious challenges from numerous players that will result in the demise of the US as a global power.

More People Know Tom Fool than Tom Fool Knows

Abu Dharr

Rabi' al-Thani 13, 14392018-01-01

Israeli firsters in the US have realized that their foolish policies have brought Turkey and Islamic Iran closer to each other. This is bound to strengthen the resistance front against Zionism and imperialism.

Is Canada a Metis Civilization? Part 2: “Six Miles Deep — Forever”

Eric Walberg

Rabi' al-Thani 13, 14392018-01-01

Even while acknowledging the wrongs done to Canada’s First Nations, both the federal government and the provincial government in Ontario continue to violate their rights to land.

The Noble Messenger: Our Model and Guide

Zafar Bangash

Rabi' al-Awwal 12, 14392017-12-01

In the month of Rabi al Awwal, Muslims celebrate the birthday of the noble Messenger (saws) with great reverence. They need to go further: Muslims ought to study the Sunnah and the Seerah of the noble Messenger (saws) to learn from his example.

Mu‘awiyah fooled us once, shame on him; Bani Saud fools us twice, shame on us

Abu Dharr

Rabi' al-Awwal 12, 14392017-12-01

The Saudi-engineered Sa‘ad Hariri resignation has important implications for leaders of the Islamic movement worldwide. Are they prepared to learn the proper lessons or continue the chase the money trail with disastrous consequences?

Reflections of the Soviets’ 1979 invasion of Afghanistan

Kevin Barrett

Rabi' al-Awwal 12, 14392017-12-01

The Afghan mujahideen’s defeat of the Soviet army in Afghanistan resulted not only in collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of communism but also brought radically changes in global politics.

Legitimizing Islamophobia

Zafar Bangash

Safar 12, 14392017-11-01

Islamophobia has gone mainstream. Both in North America and Europe, it has received official sanction and is being used to justify the West’s wars of aggression against Muslims.

Illusion: Dust the devil throws in the eyes of the foolish

Abu Dharr

Safar 12, 14392017-11-01

Consumed by hatred of Islamic Iran and its allies in the resistance front, the Arabian rulers are not only spending billions of dollars purchasing weapons but have also fallen into the eager arms of the Zionists.

Post-Islamic Awakening: What would Che say?

Tahir Mahmoud

Safar 12, 14392017-11-01

On the 50th anniversary of the murder of the young revolutionary Che Guevara, we speculate as to how he would have reacted to the Islamic awakening movements.

Husayns of the world still stand alone

Zafar Bangash

Muharram 11, 14392017-10-01

Imam Husayn (ra) sacrificed his life and that of his family for a very important principle: to save Islam from corrupt rulers. Regrettably, like Imam Husayn, today’s Husayns also stand alone in the world.

Saudi Sudais trumps Qatari Qardawi

Abu Dharr

Muharram 11, 14392017-10-01

In one of the most bizarre statements to come out of the court clerics of Saudi Arabia, Abdul Rahman al-Sudais said American and Saudi rulers were the pillars of stability and peace in the world. What planet does Sudais live on?

Is Canada a ‘Metis civilization’?

Eric Walberg

Muharram 11, 14392017-10-01

First Nations people in Canada, as indeed in the US and Australia have been subjected to genocide by the European colonialists that first set foot on the continent. Today First Nations people are found on reservations living in appalling conditions.

Pakistani elite’s honesty deficit

Zafar Bangash

Dhu al-Hijjah 10, 14382017-09-01

Far from accepting their faults and their thieving ways, the Pakistani elite continue to behave as if they have been wronged when convicted by the highest court in the land!

All are not saints that go to church!

Abu Dharr

Dhu al-Hijjah 10, 14382017-09-01

Sayid Muqtada al Sadr’s visit at the end of July to meet Saudi crown prince Muhammad bin Salman raised more than eyebrows. What was a respected Shi‘i alim doing sipping coffee with the virulently anti-Shi‘i Wahhabis?

Syria War diary: Life under ‘moderate’ rebels

Eva Bartlett

Dhu al-Hijjah 10, 14382017-09-01

While the Western corporate media continue to spew nonsensical fiction about events in Syria, independent Canadian journalist Eva Bartlett reports from the ground and exposes the lies.

Anguished Cries of the Kashmiris

Zafar Bangash

Dhu al-Qa'dah 08, 14382017-08-01

For 70 years, the people of Kashmir have suffered a brutal Indian military occupation. However, tey have not been cowed. Their determination remains as steely as ever even if much of the world has ignored their plight.

A Fault once Denied is Twice Committed

Abu Dharr

Dhu al-Qa'dah 08, 14382017-08-01

Defeat of the Saudi-backed and financed elements in Mosul is in reality the defeat of Zionist Israel that has duped ill-informed and misguided Muslims into fighting and killing other Muslims.

Arabia's Third Bloc

Catherine Shakdam

Dhu al-Qa'dah 08, 14382017-08-01

Qatar has historically tried to operate outside the shadow of its larger more belligerent neighbor, Saudi Arabia. The latest Saudi-engineered crisis has provided Doha an opportunity to be even more assertive.

Bin Salman’s rise (and anticipated fall!)

Zafar Bangash

Shawwal 07, 14382017-07-01

With one-foot in the grave King Salman has made his son Mohammed bin Salman the crown prince and wants to make him king but the loyalty of other princes is not guaranteed.

When two quarrel, both are in the wrong

Abu Dharr

Shawwal 07, 14382017-07-01

The Saudis first launched their sectarian crusade against the Islamic Republic of Iran, now they have gone after Qatar, a fellow Wahhabi bastion. Their quarrel is pathetic and childish and aims to protect Zionist Israel.

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