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The Constant Battle Between the West and the Muslim World

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by Amina Khan The term “Islamophobia” and the ostracization of Muslims have cemented a polarized community and scrutinization of a 1400-year-old religion. After every attac

Durga to Dargah, Esoterica of Clothing and Adornment within Islam and Hinduism

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by Suraiya Ali I want to preface this paper with the wish that I could explore this thread through all religions. It is not only through Islam and Hinduism that the divine ubiqu

Is the Quran only relevant to Muslims?

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by Dr. Aslam Abdullah Is the Quran only for Muslims? What about humanity? If God is the Lord of the worlds (Quran 1:2) and the Prophet is described as the messenger for the worlds

Uneasiness in the Desert Kingdom

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by Dr. Aslam Abdullah Everything in the Desert Kingdom of Saudi Arabia seems to be changing but in a slow motion.  Arrests, palace coup, death of male members of the royal family

The Rohingya Muslims: The Victims of Pure Genocide

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by Dr. Firoz Mahboob Kamal 'Genocide' is the cruelest and most violent form of crime against humanity. It targets people through arson, rape, torture and total annihilation pure

Muslims aren’t the problem. Yet why are they the only “terrorists”?

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by Tina Lapsia First came President Trump’s 'Muslim' travel ban, issued with a statement “We don’t want ‘em [Muslims] here.” Nine months later, a white man unleashed ha

The Worst Act of Domestic Terrorism in US History

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by Dr. Aslam Abdullah It was a peaceful night in Las Vegas. The strip- the mile long road that has the most casinos and hotels- was as busy as ever and Sunday traffic to Arizona,

Moore Wins Alabama GOP Primary

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by Dr. Aslam Abdullah Roy Moore the staunch opponent of a Plural and Secular America wins Alabama GOP Primary He claims he upholds the US constitution, yet he defies its principl

The Russian and the US Religious Right Axis

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  by Dr. Aslam Abdullah It was a sensational revelation yet, it could not generate enough discussion even among those who were directly affected by the disclosure. Faceboo

Hajj: The Journey of A Lifetime

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by Sofia Begg Latif Hajj has truly been the journey of a lifetime. It was a lesson in recognizing our own insignificance- our bodies physically exhausted and weakened- the perspec