A Statement Concerning The Mufti’s Latest Fatwa
Jan29

A Statement Concerning The Mufti’s Latest Fatwa

Lebanon’s Grand Mufti has issued on Monday the 28th of January a fatwa whose sole aim is to decapitate one of the many marginalized rights the Lebanese citizens are missing. The fatwa came after the latest tactic the civil society adopted which included two couples attempting to register the first civil marriage on Lebanese soil through loopholes in the Lebanese legal system. Sheikh Qabbani’s statement on Dar...

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This week under “Spotlight”: An “Arab Spring” or a further “Arab Fall”?
Feb28

This week under “Spotlight”: An “Arab Spring” or a further “Arab Fall”?

                    Google the “Arab Spring”, and you will find more than 3,500,000 links directing you to an array of websites that hold various compilations of internet literature including current news reports, archived incident reports, economic analysis, political analysis, reported human rights violations, etc….                     In order to evaluate the so called “Arab Spring”, one has to primarily understand the malnourished...

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Bitter Sweet, Twitter Tweet
Feb21

Bitter Sweet, Twitter Tweet

What was this young man’s crime? Hamza Kashgari tweeted an imaginary and creative conversation with what he considered as his long dead prophet. A literary parade through a fantasy derived discussion about frustrations he might just feel living in a perversion of this established religion. From what strength do you stifle freedom of expression? Your faith and message should be impervious to our criticisms and wit. With untestable...

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