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Nonie Darwish

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Egypt: Another Case in the Muslim World of Stumbling From One Revolution To Another

(327) Comments | Posted February 1, 2011 | 9:35 AM

Is Egypt's rebellion a coincidence, or is there something in Muslim culture that all too often perpetuates a vicious cycle?

As an Arab raised in the Muslim faith, I believe it's the latter. The reason is Sharia law. I was born in Gaza and raised in Cairo during the generation...

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The Gaza Prison Camp

(8) Comments | Posted March 16, 2008 | 11:34 PM

"Gaza conditions at '40-year low'" the BBC headlined last week. Rarely a week goes by without a politician or organization deploring the humanitarian situation in the Gaza Strip. But I do not hear anyone describe its root cause: 60 years of Arab policy aimed at maintaining Palestinians as stateless refugees...

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The Muslim Majority Must Break Its Silence

(131) Comments | Posted August 3, 2006 | 5:08 PM

Arabs today are at a critical crossroads. They must decide whether to live in a constant state of war and terror or to denounce their own terrorists. Terrorists are working to prevent moderate Arabs from making the right choice. Terrorist groups rely on a tribal culture and the sympathies and...

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