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Asma al-Assad: A Rose in the Desert


Image from Vogue’s article about Asma al-Assad (source: The Atlantic)

The link below is to an article about Asma al-Assad that was published by Vogue… 62 more words

War & Terror

Islam and the Deity of Christ

The Koran denies the doctrine of the Trinity, and therefore it denies the deity of Christ.

Sura 5:74 They have certainly disbelieved who say, “Allah is the third of three.” And there is no god except one God. 1,879 more words

Culture & Society

1 Reason Why I Hate Listicles

  1. Because they are stupid and useless.

God, if I see another listicle being posed as writing, I swear I’m going to… blog about it!

I’ve always known I’m an oddball. 395 more words

Recollections & Reflections

Islam and the Scriptures

The Muslim viewpoint is this. Allah, because of man’s propensity to be led astray from the path of virtue, has sent Prophets with divine revelations. Some of these Prophets, such as Moses, and Jesus, were given books, reflected in the Pentateuch, and the Gospels. 1,322 more words

Culture & Society

Hit Maker: The Science of Popularity in an Age of Distraction

Hit Maker: The Science of Popularity in an Age of Distraction by Derek Thompson

Synopsis: Nothing “goes viral.” If you think a popular movie, song, or app came out of nowhere to become a word-of-mouth success in today’s crowded media environment, you’re missing the real story. 355 more words

Society

An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back

An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back by Elisabeth Rosenthal

Synopsis: At a moment of drastic political upheaval, a shocking investigation into the dangerous, expensive, and dysfunctional American healthcare system, as well as solutions to its myriad of problems. 481 more words

Society

Reflections: Khadijah (RA)

People have viewed me a certain way. They have preconceived notions about me that I have seldom been able to change. My existence is always up for debate. 1,086 more words

Islam