Month: May 2014

Apartheid is the right word for Israel

ABDEL AZIZ ALUWAISHEG ARABNEWS MoreLate last month, US Secretary of State John Kerry told the Trilateral Commission in New York that that if there was no two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict soon, Israel risked becoming “an apartheid state.” Kerry’s address, delivered on April 25 in New York, was supposed […]

Don’t Blame Islam for Boko Haram

Source: The Huffington Post Dr. Faheem Younus: Muslim, professor, doctor and philanthropist When the news broke that over 200 girls had been abducted by Boko Haram, I was prepared for some Islamophobic rhetoric from the Spencer/Gellar ilk. What I was not expecting were Pulitzer prize winners like Leonard Pitts, even for once, falling for the […]