Islamic Burial at Sea?

Criticism about bin Laden’s sea burial comes for various reasons: failure to comply with Islamic law, a lack of closure, and the proliferation of conspiracy theories. By Ar

Islamophobia: a Media Creation

By Dr. AS Nakadar File:  Interfaith and media event headed by David Crumm. Note:  Mr. David Crumm, founding editor of ReadtheSpiri

Muslim Organization Reactions to Death of Osama Bin Laden

TMO Editor’s Note:  In a raid conducted in Abbottabad Pakistan  early Monday morning, four helicopters carrying Seal Team Six killed Osama Bin Laden.  This cl

The Fatah- Hamas Reconciliation

By Geoffrey Cook, TMO Richmond, Va.--May 3rd--I was just informed of the commencement of this project (Saturday, the last day of the previous month) that one of Colonel’s K

West Bengal Polls: The Muslim Vote

By Nilofar Suhrawardy, TMO NEW DELHI/KOLKATA:  The ongoing multiphase elections to West Bengal Assembly are marked by a new importance being given to the state’s Musli

Islamic Relief Malaria Conference

By Susan Schwartz, TMO It is easy to forget that people suffer and die unnecessarily from disease as well as from natural and man made disasters, though the latter make the headli

Al-Awda Convention

By Susan Schwartz, TMO As people of conscience throughout the world look for solutions to the unjust treatment Palestinians, one organization centers on a key issue: The Right to

The Scourge of Piracy

By Sumayyah Meehan, TMO By definition, the term piracy means, “the unauthorized use or appropriation of patented or copyrighted material and ideas.” In America, piracy

Every 15 minutes, a Muslim Couple Gets Divorced in Malaysia

By Joseph Kaos Jr KUALA LUMPUR: An otherwise mundane Dewan Negara question and answer session was lightened up during a query on divorce cases among Malaysian Muslims. Datuk Fat