Archive for the ‘International’ Category

How to make a terrorist organization

“Dictators’ guide to global bloodshed” Are you a dictator who wants to excel in dictatorship? Do you feel ashamed every time you hang out with other dictators who have fancy terrorist groups, and can inflict misery around the world, while you only have your army and can only torture your own people? Do you find […]

What Persian Gulf?!

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Apart from the heated sectarian divide across the Middle East, there seems to be another more subtle conflict going on, over nothing more than what to name the sea that divides Arab Gulf States, and Iran. Arabs insist it is the Arab Gulf, while […]

Keep Islamic symbols, and freedom of speech out of this extremist exchange

As a Muslim, I think I should start by saying that I do not hate freedom. I love freedom. Including freedom of expression. I am enjoying the perks of this freedom right now. In fact, one of the main reasons why I am living in the west is because I like and enjoy freedom of […]


In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Islamophobia was easier to understand, because it was simply obsessive fear of Islam, inflected through extended exposure to brainwashing materials implying the evilness of Islam and/or Muslims. It is expressed in a reaction of disgust, and attempt to distance oneself from it, from its […]

International stakes in Syrian revolution

¬†Unlike any other Arab spring uprising, the Syrian revolution turned into one of the bloodiest revolutions in history, thanks to foreign intervention. Having lived for more than 40 years under brutal dictatorship, Syrians found themselves revolting against a regime supported by Hizbollah, Iran, Russia, and China. Armed with nothing but the weapons they capture from […]

How to end slavery?

Another disturbing story was published in the Oregonian Newspaper about slave-like labor conditions in China. This time, a woman in America found a letter inside a holiday decoration imported from China, begging to deliver the plight of oppressed workers to Human Rights organizations. The letter speaks about 15 hour work days, with no days off, […]

The Egyptian Un-Revolution

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Just few months ago, Egyptians of all walks of life showed the whole world an ultimate example of national unity. During the peaceful revolution in Egypt, Muslims, Christians, conservative and liberal, Islamists and Seculars, were all united against one goal – riding the country […]

Is the west trying to collect the fruits of Syrian revolution?

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful There seems to be something missing in the logic of David Cameron, the British Prime Minister, and Hillary Clinton, the US Secretary of State. Both are putting up expectations and conditions about how the new Syria that will emerge after Assad should be like, […]

What freedom of speech?

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful The recent blasphemous and disgusting insults that were made to the Prophet of Islam, Muhammad (PBUH), and all the unfortunate events that followed, require a conscious effort to detect the misunderstanding between these two civilizations, and clarify it. Any attempt to bridge the gap […]

It’s time for Muslims to lead a global spring

The massacre of Alhoula in Syria should be a wake up call for the world United Nations, the international organization that was founded after WWII to maintain peace and security in the world is clearly unable to do this task. The five permanent members of the security council are paralyzing efforts to bring peace to […]