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Deputy Mohamed Ahmed Thanked for His Dedication

*The Muslim Observer

LOS ANGELES,CA--A fundraiser was held on Valentine’s Day for injured Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy Mohamed Ahmed, wounded in the line of duty last month. He w

Secret Tapes on Aafia Siddiqui

*The Muslim Observer

Lawyers Release Explosive, Secretly Recorded Tape By Victoria Brittain Victoria Brittain is a former associate foreign editor of the Guardian. Her books include Hidden Lives, Hid

Canadian Court Tackling Polygamy Question

*The Muslim Observer

By Lindsay Whitehurst A Canadian judge is now considering a landmark challenge to his country’s ban on polygamy as unconstitutional — a case being closely watched

Christianity and Islam: Egypt During the Recent Revolution

*The Muslim Observer

By Geoffrey Cook, TMO Key West--January 10th--This piece began as the third section the report of the crisis of Christianity within Iraq, but in its composition, your composer bel

Why Don’t Conservatives Love Freedom?

*The Muslim Observer

By Eugene Robinson Judging by last week’s Conservative Political Action Conference, that’s a fair question. As Egyptians overthrew the three-decade rule of Hosni Mub

Review: SERVE: A Call to Muslims, By Soraya M. Deen

*The Muslim Observer

Reviewed by Susan Schwartz, TMO Ms Deen’s book is subtitled: How to rejuvenate your masjid & strengthen you community. This excellent book is at once a call to action f

Religious War Comes to CPAC

*The Muslim Observer

By Sarah Posner The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), the annual three-day parade of GOP presidential hopefuls delivering paeans to God, country and capitalism, was

A Tarnished Halo

*The Muslim Observer

By Sumayyah Meehan, TMO Middle East Correspondent “He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still.”    

Why Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood isn’t the Islamic Bogeyman

*The Muslim Observer

Western fears of Islamist takeover in post-Mubarak Egypt are unfounded. During recent protests, the Muslim Brotherhood has demonstrated a commitment to peaceful political participa