Category Archives: Religion

The Future of the Israeli Newspaper Haaretz

The New Yorker features an interesting article covering the history of the Israeli newspaper, Haaretz, and the questionable future the paper faces with the changing political and cultural landscape within Israel, as well as the general economic challenges facing the … Continue reading

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Wael Ghonim: Inside the Egyptian revolution

Wael Ghonim is the Google executive who helped jumpstart Egypt’s democratic revolution … with a Facebook page memorializing a victim of the regime’s violence. Speaking at TEDxCairo, he tells the inside story of the past two months, when everyday Egyptians … Continue reading

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Breaking the Silence [Occupation of the Territories — Israeli Soldier Testimonies 2000-2010]

Article from The New York Review of Books: ‘And No One Wants to Know’: Israeli Soldiers on the Occupation

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An Introduction to the Qur’an by Lesley Hazleton

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Park51 Protests Aiding Taliban Recruitment

Newsweek details how the Taliban are exploiting the Cordoba House opposition protests as a means to recruit. A quote from the article: “America’s enemies in Afghanistan are delighted by the vehement public opposition to the proposed “Ground Zero mosque.” The … Continue reading

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Audio and Transcript of Interview With Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf

Joseph Ward III has posted the audio and transcript of his recent interview with Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf regarding the Cordoba House on Huffington Post. Audio & Transcript: Huffington Post Related Post: Of Interest …

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Wajahat Ali: The Evidence that President Obama is Muslim

Wajahat Ali’s article in the Guardian is satire at its best. Full Article: Barack Obama, ‘Muslim’ President Related Article: Why won’t any Republicans condemn the “Obama is a Muslim” myth?

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