73.9 F
Tallahassee, US
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Islam & Politics | Full Panel Discussion | Oxford Union

Across the Muslim world, religion plays an increasingly prominent role in politics. Is there something inherent in Islam that lends itself to this politicisation,...

The Real Founders of Fake News? American Islamophobes

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To stay on top of important articles like these, sign up to receive the latest updates from TomDispatch.com. Anti-Muslim activists in...

Iran and America: A forgotten friendship

As President Donald Trump’s rhetoric against Iran heats up again, it is worth recalling a time when the two countries had a distinctly different...

Khaled Abou El Fadl On Tariq Ramadan, Zina vs. Rape, and...

Dr. Abou El Fadl speaks about the Tariq Ramadan case; explains the difference between the Islamic law adjudication of zina (fornication) versus rape (a...

Israel’s new nation-state law restates the obvious

Early last Thursday, July 19, while most Israelis were sleeping, Israel’s right-wing coalition government narrowly passed a highly controversial law that had been years in...

Sacha Baron Cohen made an Arizona town seem racist. The Kingman...

The city of Kingman, Ariz., wants you to know about its dazzling history along Route 66, the weekly farmers market with local produce and...

Money, politics and Justice Anthony Kennedy: Revisiting Citizens United

Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission is one of retiring U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s most maligned rulings. Many condemn the opinion for treating corporations as...

Reeling from the news? Train your brain to feel better with...

Americans have been barraged in the past couple of weeks by a series of major news events – some of them unsettling. President Trump’s trip...

Trump travel ban targeting Muslims will not make America safer

The U.S. Supreme Court recently upheld the Trump administration’s policy barring people from several predominantly Muslim nations from entering the U.S., ruling that the travel ban...

On Tariq Ramadan’s Unjust, Unconscionable and Cruel Treatment

By  Paola Garcia -  June 18, 2018 New York – Tariq Ramadan, the most prominent scholar of Islam in Europe, was incarcerated on February 2nd of this year, and placed in solitary...

MOST POPULAR

HOT NEWS