Reaction To Failed Turkish Coup Highlights Hypocrisy Of The West

Instead of condemning the coup attempt and blaming those who intended to destabilize the country, they have vehemently criticized the Turkish president for cracking down on the culprits and accused him of overreacting. They have probably forgotten what the word means.
08/08/2016 04:43 EDT

Who Would Kill A Man Of Peace?

The Somali community was deeply saddened by the tragic news from Somalia from the last Saturday's Alshabbab attack at a hotel in Mogadishu which resulted to the death and destruction of a large number...
07/04/2016 07:57 EDT
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The Rest Of The World Needs A Backup Plan If Trump Wins

Building progress and trust, as the U.S. did, takes a long time to accomplish far more than constructing a building. But Trump will help destroy such progress if he is elected as the president of the United States. All the respect and admiration the world used to have towards this great country will vanish into thin air.
03/11/2016 04:59 EST
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The Rest Of The World Needs A Backup Plan If Trump Wins

Building progress and trust, as the U.S. did, takes a long time to accomplish far more than constructing a building. But Trump will help destroy such progress if he is elected as the president of the United States. All the respect and admiration the world used to have towards this great country will vanish into thin air.
03/11/2016 04:59 EST
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Donald Trump Should Be Treated Like The Extremist He Is

As the media vigorously tries to answer the root causes of radicalism, I wish they would do the same about the outrageous Republican candidate that is Mr. Trump. What, or who, radicalized him? His actions mirror the fanatics and extremists who seek to divide us and create mistrust and hate between neighbours.
12/11/2015 11:08 EST

Goodbye to Star Columnist Haroon Siddiqui

It was heartbreaking -- to say the least -- to read Haroon Siddiqui's last column in the Toronto Star. But in life, everything at one point will come to an end. Siddiqui was a voice of sanity at a t...
04/03/2015 12:58 EDT
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Why is the UK Beheading About Islam and Not Mental Illness?

The violent attacks on a British soldier in London is a good example of the difference when the perpetrator is a Muslim. The issue has become about Islam and how the world needs to stop Muslims from taking over the world. When the accused is a Muslim, all the community pays and hatred against them grows dramatically.
05/24/2013 12:27 EDT

God Has No Place in the Indian Gang-Rape Tragedy

In response to India's gang-rape victim dying, the writer and anti-Islamist activist Tarek Fatah posted a Twitter message: "Where was God when this happened. And where was he when she died?" Human beings always try to avoid responsibility and personal accountability.
12/29/2012 10:02 EST

How to Avoid the Headache of Holiday Shopping

December is the month of holiday and shopping. Regardless of one's religious and cultural background, one cannot resist the temptation of going out shopping. You get all kinds of offers that distract you from making sound decision. It requires self-discipline and a strong mind to win the battle and look the other way.
12/17/2012 09:26 EST