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US Foreign Policy And The Long Game

By Larry LaBorde – Re-Blogged From http://www.Silver-Phoenix500.com

A couple of weeks ago the lovely Miss Puddy accompanied me to our downtown club for dinner and a talk by Charlie Cook of the Cook Political Report.  774 more words

Foreign Policy

United but divided, the Sunni and Shia. United in religion but divided by religious interpretations and politics.

Dear readers,

Today I will be focusing on many aspects of the Sunni and Shia conflict. One of the aspects which will be covered is the persecution and killings of the Shia Muslim within Afghanistan and the persecution of the Sunni Muslims in Iraq. 1,104 more words

Babri Masjid and the great Indian Muslim divide - Sandhya Jain

The Shia Board asserts that the Sunni Board has no stake in Ayodhya as the mosque was Shia property. – Sandhya Jain

In a stunning blow to the hitherto dominant Sunni sect, the Shia Waqf Board filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court on August 8, 2017 fracturing the united front put up by the Muslim community since the dramatic fall of the… 1,274 more words

India

My experience with sunni brothers

Dear readers, I don’t usually fall so low as to criticize someone else’s opinion or their beliefs but this once I just had to. You don’t have to take all that I am going to say to your heart because at the end of the day nothing I will say is probably gonna effect you, or make a difference in your life. 2,117 more words

Ahlul-bayt

Know Your Meme

Here is the meme.

One of my favorite memes is Shia LaBeouf’s Intense Motivational Speech. The clip is about Shia LaBeouf shouting to the screen to “Just Do it!” It was introduced on May 27th, 2015 and it got… 308 more words

General Thoughts

Al-Nusra Suffer Heavy Losses Near Arsal: It Is Time to be Eliminated?

Hezbollah militants almost completely liquidated Jabhat al-Nusra in the border area of Arsal (Editor’s note: Arsal is a town and municipality situated east of Labweh, 124 kilometres (77 mi) northeast of Beirut, in Baalbek District of Baalbek-Hermel Governorate, Lebanon). 142 more words

News

Top Saudi appeals court upholds death sentences of 14 Shi'ites: paper

Source: Reuters

DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s top court has upheld the death sentences of 14 men convicted of armed attacks, all of them from the Sunni-ruled kingdom’s Shi’ite Muslim minority, a local newspaper reported on Thursday. 103 more words

The Muslim Times