Monthly Archives: March 2007

Standing for Justice

I got this as en email from Sabri Ben Kahla a longtime friend of mine. Sabri was born in Bethesda, Maryland. Lived in Falls Church, VA all his life, went to catholic elementry school and J.E.B. Stuart highschool rated the … Continue reading

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Movies and pretending like you don’t go

I have not seen the film 300, nor do I plan to. There are too many other good films out now to such as The Namesake (tale about a young American Desi in search for his identity), The Wind That Shakes … Continue reading

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My Thought, Culture Matters

Last week one night it was late and I was dropped off at the Broadway Junction Subway Station in Brooklyn and when I arrived there was a big police scene and TV news crews. The guy who dropped me off lives in … Continue reading

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10 Things That Just Aint Right

Tariq Nelson and Umm Zaid have commented on the piece form the New York Times about relations between immigrant and indigenous Muslims so I will just direct readers towards them. We all know that at times relations can be problematic but I … Continue reading

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Dinesh D’Souza on Islam

Dinesh D’Souza, a man that I have often disagreed with on a variety of issues ( most notably on the issue of race in America), but have always found to be one of the most thoughtful voices on the American-right, recently debated … Continue reading

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