Politics

In Anticipation of Trump’s Inauguration, These Universities Have a Message

In Anticipation of Trump’s Inauguration, These Universities Have a Message

With Donald Trump’s inauguration around the corner, the people of the United States are living in a state of anticipation. Both his supporters and opponents…

‘Revolutions of the Hungry’: The Arab World’s Bogeyman

‘Revolutions of the Hungry’: The Arab World’s Bogeyman

When Tunisia’s Mohamed Bouazizi self-immolated in protest of the authorities’ confiscation of his food cart--his only resource to scrape together a living--he was not simply…

Kuwait’s Elections: Islamist vs. Comedian

Kuwait’s Elections: Islamist vs. Comedian

The election season has begun in Kuwait, with elections due on November 26, 2016. In the five electoral districts of the country, a total of…

Women in Egypt’s Parliament: Silenced, Excluded, and Marginalized

Women in Egypt’s Parliament: Silenced, Excluded, and Marginalized

Women have been an important part of the 2016 Egyptian parliament. With their number reaching 90, some women’s rights activists have considered it to be…

From Abu Bakr As Siddiq to Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi: the Islamic Caliphate throughout the ages

From Abu Bakr As Siddiq to Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi: the Islamic Caliphate throughout the ages

When the companions of Prophet Muhammad introduced the Caliphate system to run the affairs of the Islamic state, following his death in AH 623, they…

How Millions of Dollars Were Lost in the Gaza Tunnels

How Millions of Dollars Were Lost in the Gaza Tunnels

He always dreamt of making enough money to be able to afford anything, even if making that money was dangerous, even deadly. A bunch of…