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What Is Strength?

Umar Zulqarnain | Posted 09.28.2014 | Religion
Umar Zulqarnain

Strength is to let go, to let be, to simply exist. Strength is to know that we are nothing and that we have no strength. It is to know that strength is in God and is not acquired but provided.

What Is Strength?

Umar Zulqarnain | Posted 09.25.2014 | Religion
Umar Zulqarnain

We try to display ourselves as strong, independent beings, as confident and un-phased by the events around us. In reality, it is often a show, a facade, a cry for attention rather than an element of fortitude.

Who Owns Allah, the God? The Malaysian Muslim Fitna

Mike Ghouse | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Mike Ghouse

There are thousands of names and attributes for God because of the many languages, cultures, and religions.

Graham: 'God Is Great' Is A War Chant When Said In Arabic

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said when he hears someone yell "Allahu akbar" -- an Arabic phrase that means "God is great" -- he runs for cover. “...

McCain Shames Fox News

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.03.2013 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) blasted Fox News' Brian Kilmeade on Tuesday for questioning members of a Syrian opposition groups' use of the phrase "Allah...

Israeli Shot, Killed At Western Wall

Reuters | Posted 08.20.2013 | World

(Adds court orders gunman held, victim's name, details) JERUSALEM, June 21 (Reuters) - An Israeli security guard shot dead a fellow-Is...

Man Beheads Wife On Roof: Report

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 06.04.2012 | Crime

A German man was seen atop his roof, a knife in one hand and his wife's head in the other this morning. The unidentified 32-year-old man allegedly...

Say "Allahu Akbar" and Take a Bow

Sarwar Kashmeri | Posted 10.05.2011 | Religion
Sarwar Kashmeri

What has been the impact on Muslim Americans after a decade of discrimination? The answer is both surprising and predictable.

Allahu Akbar Is Abused

Mike Ghouse | Posted 07.11.2011 | Religion
Mike Ghouse

The phrase Allahu Akbar is used, abused and misused not by anyone else, but by Muslims. We unequivocally condemn abuse of the phrase.

Man Who Tried To Barge Into Airplane Cockpit Denied Bail

AP | By TERRY COLLINS | Posted 07.10.2011 | Los Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO -- A Yemen native who disrupted a San Francisco-bound flight was portrayed by prosecutors Tuesday as a dangerous and erratic passenger w...

Robert Cone: Nidal Malik Hasan Shouted "Allahu Akbar" Before Shooting (VIDEO)

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

FORT HOOD, Texas -- The base commander at Fort Hood says soldiers who witnessed a shooting rampage that left 13 people dead reported that the gunman s...

Don't Let 'Allahu Akbar' Become A Pejorative

Jordan Sekulow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jordan Sekulow

Democracy's 'War on Islam' is exactly the war Islamic terrorists have been hoping to ignite, and we must not let them succeed. It is time for peaceful, ordinary Muslim Americans to put their collective foot down.

Republicans Once Again Shamelessly Exploiting Terrorism For Political Purposes

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Since 2001, 195 cases of terrorism have been uneventfully prosecuted in civilian courts, with 91% ending in convictions, But this little factoid surely won't stop Republicans from exploitative political posturing.

Iranian Women: We Feel Cheated, Frustrated, And Betrayed (UPDATES)

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Diane Tucker

Look closely at the images of mass demonstrations taking place in Iran this week and you will see them: thousands of brave Iranian women taking to the streets to protest an election they feel was stolen.

Technology Rules the Day Again in Iranian Uprising

Joshua Gleis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joshua Gleis

The ruling Islamists appear to have forgotten their own history, and the role that technology can play in a popular uprising.