Entries by Community Submission

World’s Largest IPO: Saudi Aramco

By Mohammad Khalid, community submission On January 4, Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud, the son of King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, hinted to the media that Saudi Arabia is considering taking the state owned Saudi Aramco oil company public. By the end of the month, Khalid Al-Falih, chairman of Saudi Aramco, confirmed that the company […]

Voting Rights for Formerly Incarcerated Citizens Should Be Reinstated

By Mika’il Stewart Saadiq The US current possess 25% of all documented imprisoned persons in the world. Nearly all felons in the US will never cast a ballot if allowed to reenter society. To restore voting rights, or re-enfranchise, felons will greatly impact how Americans define citizenship in the new millennium. Consequences for deviant actions […]

The Road to Makkah

By Aijaz Zaka Syed, community submission The last time I had visited the holy cities of Makkah and Medina was more than 10 years ago. But it seems like yesterday, with the memories of my young children circumambulating the Kaaba and earnestly praying still fresh in mind. My son looked cute in his ihram (the […]