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The human right that keeps on giving

Sep 29,2016 – JORDAN TIMES – Kailash Satyarthi; Nobel Laureate, 2014

I once met a boy working on a cocoa farm whose only dream was someday to taste the rich brown chocolate he helped produce. 854 more words

Arab World

Shimon Peres: Israel's last founding father who sought peace with the Arab world

Shimon Peres stands alongside David Ben-Gurion and Yitzhak Rabin in the upper echelons of statesmen that dominated Israeli politics both before and after the establishment of Israel in 1948. 51 more words

The Muslim Times

The war on terrorism won’t be won on the battlefield

Source: Washington Post

By Fareed Zakaria

On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, I was driving on the Long Island Expressway, heading out to a friend’s house to spend a few weeks working on a book. 363 more words

The Muslim Times

Egypt’s pivot to Asia

Written by Hussein Haridy

Ever since President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi came to power, Egyptian relations with Asian powers have seen significant advances reminiscent of Egyptian-Asian relations in the 1950s and 1960s, during the era of President Gamal Abdel-Nasser. 1,109 more words


It's sad but true that in colonial times, our government was better at responding to human rights abuses abroad than it is now

Those we trust to represent us will not take up the battle against injustice these days because they are now too involved in the infliction of this injustice, albeit by proxy… 1,547 more words


Meet Generation M: the young, affluent Muslims changing the world

Source: The Guardian

Book Reviewed by Harriet Sherwood

The book written by Shelina Janmohamed

Burkinis, misery memoirs and people on camels: the caricatures of Islam don’t leave much room for modernity. 1,991 more words

The Muslim Times