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Harvard Reverses Denial of Fellowship to Former Human Rights Watch Director Kenneth Roth Because of Criticism of Israeli Apartheid 

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By Yousuf Ali The Harvard Kennedy School had offered former Human Rights Watch director Kenneth Roth a fellowship with the school. In what was supposed to be a formality for wha

Imam Elahi congratulates Senator Sylvia Santana during swearing ceremony

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Imam Elahi words of prayer and congratulations during the swearing ceremony of Senator Sylvia Santana, Saturday, Jan 21, 2023 Special Guests included Lieutenant Governor of Mi

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern Announces Impending Resignation

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By Yousuf Ali On Thursday, January 19, Jacinda Ardern made two announcements: the New Zealand general election will be on October 14th, 2023 and she would resign as leader of th

Egyptian Ruler General Sisi Warns Nation of Inflation Crisis

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By Yousuf Ali Egypt has been struggling with its economic condition partially because of the macroeconomic situation but also because of the mismanagement of the economy by its

Afghanistan’s Growing Troubles in the New Year

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By Mahvish Akhtar The relationship between Afghanistan and Pakistan has been strained for years. The people of Afghanistan blamed the Pakistani government and the public for not

Ban on Women Aid Workers in Afghanistan 

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By Mahvish Akhtar The Taliban administration in Afghanistan announced a ban on female aid workers on December 24th, 2022. This ban came just a week after the ban on wo. The Tal

Op Ed: Why did Prince Harry confessed to killing 25 Afghanis?

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by Mahmoud El-Yousseph Retired USAFR Veteran Prince Harry confessed to killing 25 Afghanis. Those men, women, and children he killed were in their own country. He was part of

Book Review on Islam & Blackness by Jonathan A.C. Brown 

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Reviewed by Yousuf Ali I had the privilege of reading Jonathan Brown’s latest book Islam and Blackness. It is an impressive volume that addresses race issues in Islam from mul

Michigan Muslim Community Council joins local organizations in giving to low-income families

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By M. Muhammad Ahmed ROYAL OAK, MI — On December 25, the Michigan Muslim Community Council (MMCC) joined other local organizations to distribute gifts to low-income families in

Benazir Bhutto: Fifteen Years Later 

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By Mahvish Akhtar Followers and members of PPP (Pakistan Peoples Party) will tell you that the Bhutto name will never die; It lives on. They live in the hearts, minds, and souls