Posts Tagged: Islam
Charles Krauthammer's columns defending Israel's handling of the Gaza flotilla demonizes Muslims.
Turkey and Qatar are putting U.S. dominance in the Middle East to the test.
Pakistani constitution mandates persecution of the Ahmadi sect.
Muslims in the United States are relatively well integrated into society. So, why the recent spate of attacks carried out by U.S. Muslims?
Intolerance and bigotry lie at the root of Islamophobia -- that and a thousand years of protracted conflict and bloodshed.
For American Muslims, home is not exile. Indeed, Muslims here can serve as the great inter-civilizational fulcrum of our time.
It's not just the minaret issue in Switzerland. Or the head scarf issue in France. Anti-Islamic sentiment is growing Europe-wide.
Islam is far from monolithic. A recent arts and ideas festival in New York proves the point.
Valentine Mitiev, expert on regional minority issues
Nigar Goksal of the European Stability Initiative discusses the political climate in Turkey as regards the country's pending EU membership; Balkanization; women's rights; Islamic interest groups; and the Armenian issue.