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The 99

ISIL vs. Naif Al-Mutawa and The 99

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 11.25.2014 | Media
Reese Schonfeld

Naif Al-Mutawa is an old friend of mine who has created the wonderful Arabic/English language cartoon series The 99.

Which Is Scarier: Terrorists or Superheroes?

Daniel Moulthrop | Posted 07.03.2012 | Impact
Daniel Moulthrop

A terrorist plot was recently exposed in Greater Cleveland, but if you ask the pundits who spend full time hours worrying about terrorism, though, the big threat to Cleveland isn't bomb plots. It's superheroes.

Are Muslims As American As Saturday-Morning Cartoons?

Dr. David Liepert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Dr. David Liepert

Muslim voices all over America, Canada and the world are condemning violence, correcting extremists, building bridges, working with non-Muslim individuals and communities, for the sake of shared multicultural and multireligious peace.

'The 99': Muslim Superheroes Take On The World In New Animated Series And Comic Books (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CNN takes a look at the new superheroes who are taking on the world in comic books and a new animated television series in this report on the "The 99....

The 99: Reclaiming the Wonder of Islam for a New Generation

Eboo Patel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Eboo Patel

Why not make a comic book series of a group of superheroes inspired by Islam, write into it some age-old Islamic archetypes like the ninety-nine names of God, and give it a fully twenty-first-century form? Hence The 99.

First Allah-Inspired Superheroes The 99 Wildly Popular In The Islamic State

GlobalPost | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Collectively, Mutawa's heroes are known as "The 99," a title that references the 99 names that Muslims have for God. A Kuwaiti national, and a clinica...