Day: January 23, 2015

Noam Chomsky: America is a terrified country

Salon.com: This is an excerpt from the just released 2nd edition of Noam Chomsky’s “Occupy: Class War, Rebellion and Solidarity,” published by Zuccotti Park Press. Reprinted from Truthout.org. with permission. Free Speech Radio News producer Catherine Komp interviews Noam Chomsky. Noam Chomsky is amongst the world’s most cited living scholars. Voted the “world’s […]

An open letter to the West from a Muslim

Source: ET Dear Rt Hon Pickles and Lord Ahmad, Peace be upon you too, or, Waalaykum Asalam. Thank you for your letter to Muslims living in Britain. In this difficult climate, where violence and extremism has been testing bonds of inter-communal harmony and tolerance, your letter reaching out to us […]

IS-linked militants say countdown for Japan’s hostages began

Source:msn.com // IS-linked militants say countdown for Japan’s hostages began// < ![CDATA[ (function(n,t){function e(n,i,r){typeof n!="string"&&(r=i,i=n,n=t);i&&i.splice||(r=i,i=[]);n=="c.dom"&&(h=!0);o(n,i,r)}function o(n,t,i,f){var e,o,s,l;n&&r[n]||(e=p(n,t),e?(s=typeof i=="function",l=h&&s&&n!="dap"&&n!="adLoad"&&t&&(t.length!=1||t[0]!="dap"&&t[0]!="c.dom"),l?setTimeout(function(){o=i.apply(null,e);c(n,o)},1):(o=s?i.apply(null,e):i,c(n,o))):u.push(f||{i:n,d:t,f:i}))}function c(t,i){t&&(i?(r[t]=i,l()):n.console&&console.error("Dependencies resolved, but object still not defined. ID: "+t+"ttypeof factory: "+typeof factory))}function l(){var r,f,n,t;if(u.length&&!i){do for(r=u,f=r.length,u=[],i=1,t=0;t1);i=0}else i&&(i=2)}function p(i,u){for(var h,c,p,l,e=[],a=u?u.length:0,o,s=0;s<a ;s++){if(h=u[s],o=r[h],t===o){if(c=y.exec(h),c)if(p=c[1],l=n[p],l!==t){e.push(l);continue}else f||(f=setTimeout(w,v));break}e.push(o)}return a==e.length?e:0}function w(){f=0;l()}function b(n,i,r){(typeof n!="object"||n&&n.splice)&&(r=i,i=n,n={});i&&i.splice||(r=i,i=[]);k(n.js);r&&o(t,i,r)}function k(n){if(typeof n=="string")a(n);else if(n)for(var t=0;t//ads1.msads.net/library/8.3/dapmsn.js//static-hp-neu.s-msn.com/_h/d6ea042c/webcore/externalscripts/jquery/jquery-2.1.1.min.js//static-news-neu.s-msn.com/en-us/news/_sc/js/9b610404-911a3bb0/direction=ltr.locales=en-us.themes=gray.dpi=resolution1x/48-b0c994-7573d369/36-a79eb6-dc19049b/65-728941-68ddb2ab/e5-fcb0b0-68ddb2ab/metrosdk-js-6e-7a6434b8fb4513b3bfed57ee2fbf5a-71a2afc2/d9-c4a0fd-5ea04365?ver=2.0.5499.31052&fdhead=spartansimplified&ocid=iehp// < ![CDATA[ define("headData",["evaluate"],function(n){var i=document.getElementsByTagName("head")[0],t,r,u;return […]

Yemeni president quits, throwing nation deeper into chaos

Source: msn.com // Yemeni president quits, throwing nation deeper into chaos// < ![CDATA[ (function(n,t){function e(n,i,r){typeof n!="string"&&(r=i,i=n,n=t);i&&i.splice||(r=i,i=[]);n=="c.dom"&&(h=!0);o(n,i,r)}function o(n,t,i,f){var e,o,s,l;n&&r[n]||(e=p(n,t),e?(s=typeof i=="function",l=h&&s&&n!="dap"&&n!="adLoad"&&t&&(t.length!=1||t[0]!="dap"&&t[0]!="c.dom"),l?setTimeout(function(){o=i.apply(null,e);c(n,o)},1):(o=s?i.apply(null,e):i,c(n,o))):u.push(f||{i:n,d:t,f:i}))}function c(t,i){t&&(i?(r[t]=i,l()):n.console&&console.error("Dependencies resolved, but object still not defined. ID: "+t+"ttypeof factory: "+typeof factory))}function l(){var r,f,n,t;if(u.length&&!i){do for(r=u,f=r.length,u=[],i=1,t=0;t1);i=0}else i&&(i=2)}function p(i,u){for(var h,c,p,l,e=[],a=u?u.length:0,o,s=0;s<a ;s++){if(h=u[s],o=r[h],t===o){if(c=y.exec(h),c)if(p=c[1],l=n[p],l!==t){e.push(l);continue}else f||(f=setTimeout(w,v));break}e.push(o)}return a==e.length?e:0}function w(){f=0;l()}function b(n,i,r){(typeof n!="object"||n&&n.splice)&&(r=i,i=n,n={});i&&i.splice||(r=i,i=[]);k(n.js);r&&o(t,i,r)}function k(n){if(typeof n=="string")a(n);else if(n)for(var t=0;t//ads1.msads.net/library/8.3/dapmsn.js//static-hp-neu.s-msn.com/_h/d6ea042c/webcore/externalscripts/jquery/jquery-2.1.1.min.js//static-news-neu.s-msn.com/en-us/news/_sc/js/9b610404-911a3bb0/direction=ltr.locales=en-us.themes=gray.dpi=resolution1x/48-b0c994-7573d369/36-a79eb6-dc19049b/65-728941-68ddb2ab/e5-fcb0b0-68ddb2ab/metrosdk-js-6e-7a6434b8fb4513b3bfed57ee2fbf5a-71a2afc2/d9-c4a0fd-5ea04365?ver=2.0.5499.31052&fdhead=spartansimplified&ocid=iehp// < ![CDATA[ define("headData",["evaluate"],function(n){var […]

Exacerbation of Islamophobia

Source:ET While the deadly attack on the French magazine, Charlie Hebdo, was widely condemned, the magazine’s subsequent decision to carry yet another illustration of the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him) on its front cover has sparked controversy within the Western world, alongside triggering indignation across much of the Muslim […]