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Asaad Ali, Follows Dad to Sports Career

*The Muslim Observer

LOUISVILLE, KY--It is not always that the world’s most famous sportsman is your biggest fan in the stadium. But for Louisville Cardinal’s catcher Asaad Ali being the

France Makes Way for Grand Mosque

*The Muslim Observer

By Carole Landry (AFP) MARSEILLE, France — French Muslims celebrated Thursday when work began to build the country’s biggest mosque in the southern port city of Mar

Unarmed and Courageous: Emergency Workers in Afghanistan

*The Muslim Observer

By Kathy Kelly and Joshua Brollier, t r u t h o u t | News Analysis For six days in late May 2010, Emergency, an Italian NGO providing surgery and basic health care in Afghanistan

Israeli Piracy in International Waters

*The Muslim Observer

By Susan Schwartz, MMNS The rogue state of Israel, the unruly step child of the United States, has pushed the envelope of brutality and violence to beyond the limits tolerable to

Islamic Modernism: Responses to Western Modernization in the Middle East

*The Muslim Observer

By Yevgeniya Baraz By the nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries, a large part of the Muslim world had begun to lose much of its cultural and political sovereignty to Christian

A Special Place in Hell / The Second Gaza War: Israel Lost at Sea

*The Muslim Observer

We are no longer defending Israel. We are now defending the siege, which is itself becoming Israel’s Vietnam. By Bradley Burston A war tells a people terrible truths about

Cairo Declaration, January 1, 2010

*The Muslim Observer

End Israeli Apartheid Sent by Geoffrey Cook, MMNS We, international delegates meeting in Cairo during the Gaza Freedom March 2009 in collective response to an initiative from the