Category Archives: Opinion

Would be something..

It would be great to see a statement from @PresRajapaksa callling for an end to attacks on #SriLanka Muslims and prosecutions of all who take part in religious violence & targeting of Muslim businesses. Silence is destructive. — Alan Keenan … Continue reading

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Brown Twitter….a thread:

Brown Twitter….a thread: — Manveer Singh (@manveerssihota) March 5, 2018

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Body politic: Women in the cinema of Partition – Feryal Ali Gauhar

Jimi Mistry and Kristin Kreuk in Partition (2007) | IMDb The cinematic experience is a gratifying hoax, predicated on a suspension of disbelief. We are convinced that all the disparate elements contributing to the production of a filmic experience – … Continue reading

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White saviours must stop speaking over Arab women

One of the first viral videos to come out of the Middle East and North Africa region this year was from Saudi Arabia. It was a song sung in a local Saudi dialect that expressed female frustration at the patriarchal … Continue reading

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Why Jews Must Fight for the Civil Rights of Muslims – Marc Schneier

(JTA) — As we celebrate the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr., American Jews should reflect anew upon the epic struggle he led to free African-Americans from the shackles of bigotry and take pride in the singular role played by … Continue reading

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c/o Angelina Jolie

Yesterday an ISIS member stopped the car of a Christian couple. ISIS member: Are you Muslim? Christian man: Yes, I’m Muslim. ISIS member: If you are a Muslim, then recite a verse of Quran. Christian man recited a verse from … Continue reading

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Non-French War Deaths Matter by David Swanson

We are all France. Apparently. Though we are never all Lebanon or Syria or Iraq for some reason. Or a long, long list of additional places. We are led to believe that U.S. wars are not tolerated and cheered because … Continue reading

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