Contributions

A Call to the Muslims of the World
August 10, 2018


Originally published July 2, 2004. From Freethinkers and Humanists of Muslim Origins Dear friends, The tragic incidents of September 11 have shocked the world. It is unthinkable that anyone could be so full of hate as to commit such heinous acts and kill so many innocent people. We people of Muslim origin are as much shaken …

Pakistani students turning away from Islam
September 6, 2010


Pakistan’s raison d’etre was religion, and yet many Pakistanis have been agnostics and atheists since its creation in 1947.

On what principles can we oppose the Islamic Center at Ground Zero?
August 25, 2010


Is there a legal argument to block the building of the Islamic Center at Ground Zero?

Anti-semitism on the rise in Europe
August 16, 2010


Attacks on Jews have increased in the last ten years leading to emigration of many Jews to Israel and USA

Eastern Decadence? Don’t You Mean Western Decadence?
August 2, 2010


The East is neither morally nor culturally superior to the West.

Why did Turkey turn its back on the West?
July 4, 2010


Turkey under Erdogan has always pursued an Islamist agenda.

A Question of Identity
June 6, 2010


The Difference Between an Ancient Nation and One Created Sixty Three Years Ago

Pakistan: On the edge of collapse
June 1, 2010


Pakistan’s political and religious problems are compounded by economic woes.

Is Iran’s nuclear program on track? How can the West stop it?
May 21, 2010


There is much disagreement among experts as to whether Iran’s nuclear program is well-advanced or not.

Saudi Arabia, friend or foe?
May 13, 2010


Why do successive US administrations handle Saudi Arabia with kid gloves? Oil, is the standard reply. But does it make sense?