Category Archives: American Politics

Obamacare Deadline Problems

I completed my enrollment for the Affordable Care Act on December 1st, 2013. I selected the Coventry Health Care-Missouri “silver plan”.  I was told to call Coventry and set up payment. When I called Coventry I was either hung up … Continue reading

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Occupation Without Foundation Will Lead to Damnation

Prior to the American led invasion of Iraq I, along with many other American-Muslims, was involved in the anti-war movement. I attended anti-war marches in St. Louis, New York, and Washington DC. Some of these marches involved tens of thousands … Continue reading

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Reading Obama: Cult Mentality?, The Interracial Relationship , and The Muslims in His Life

I normally do not read books written by politicians because as a rule they are not written by them, or are written by then and not written well, or are a blatant part of their political campaigning. I deiced to … Continue reading

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How the Bush Years Began For Me and How The Obama Years Will Begin

Eight years ago on inauguration day I was not in the best of places. I woke up early and was kind of nervous. I got up, took a shower, prayed, and then went to a room where a TV was … Continue reading

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If Obama is Serious About Justice He Will Do More Than Close Gitmo

Good,  Obama is ordering the gulag at Gitmo to be closed. My next question is will he order the Justice Department to take a fresh look at the political prosecutions of Muslims in America? There are two facilities in America … Continue reading

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Barack Obama and the Message of Gaza

Studies have shown that more than 80% of American-Muslims (including myself) voted for Barack Obama in the presidential election. It is also known that the Palestinian issue is one of the most important issues to a lot of Muslim voters … Continue reading

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Auto Industry Bailout Causes Rift Within Obama Coalition

Tariq Nelson has talked a lot about the auto bailout recently and I will attempt to approach it from a different angle Insha’Allah. President-elect Barack Obama brought a coalition of diverse groups of people together to win the election. It … Continue reading

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Obama Not Setting You Free, Young Muslims With Messed Up Logic..and a Philly and Chi-Town Shout Out

There seems to be a lack of clear thought these days. People are using convoluted logic, are taking rumors as fact, or are allowing themselves to be brainwashed by the dimwitted. I will start this post by telling the tale … Continue reading

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Recession in My Life and Some Notes

We have heard from President-elect Barack Obama and others that we are in the greatest economic crisis since the Great Depression. A lot of people have found that hard to believe since we have been told by our grandparents and … Continue reading

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Where Does Everyone Go From Here?

A day or so after the monumental victory of President-elect Barack Obama in the presidential election life still goes on in America. Those who simply disagreed with the policy positions of Obama are chalking this up as a loss and … Continue reading

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Obama: A New President for a New America

Due to time and fatigue I will be brief in my analysis of the election. As you can see from my electoral map I was a little too optimistic on a few states (although my home-state of Missouri looks like … Continue reading

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Message to American-Muslims on the Eve of the Election

The night before last a police officer who had been on the job for decades was shot and killed in his squad car. His car was parked in a spot I frequently parked at and from all reports a deranged … Continue reading

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Leave ACORN Alone: A Message from a Disgruntled Ex- ACORN Community Organizer

<!–[if !mso]> <! st1\:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } –> There has been a call from the McCain Presidential campaign and many on the political right to have Sen. Barack Obama explain his alleged ties to ACORN. McCain has even alleged that ACORN is … Continue reading

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Sarah Palin’s “Real America” and the One of Barack Obama

On Friday I had worked for 20 hours; only stopping for the essentials such as gas and jumma prayer. My day began around fajir and did not end till the wee hours of the morning on Saturday. After going to … Continue reading

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Obama and The Lesson of The Two Hijabis

There has been a lot of optimism and hope from young people about the campaign of Barack Obama. Particularly I know of a lot of young Muslims who are very excited about the Obama campaign. In fairness I am one … Continue reading

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