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CNN’s Unwelcome: Muslims Next Door Soledad O’Brien [Full Video]

March 29, 2011 by


CNN’s Unwelcome: Muslims Next Door Soledad O’Brien     For those of you that missed CNN’s “Unwelcome: Muslims Next Door” by Soledad O’Brien, you can view the entire program on youtube.     For those of you that saw the program, what did you think about it?

A Call for a Moratorium on Voting

November 3, 2010 by


American Muslims seem to be caught in a dialectic of reaction. In 2000, we voted, as a block, for Bush. We witnessed with horror, the consequences of that collective decision vis a vis the war on terror, violation of international law, the invasion of Iraq, covert operations and assassinations, support for tyrannical regimes, torture, etc. […]

America: Democracy or Plutocratic Polyarchy?

October 6, 2010 by


The best democracy money can buy. Is America a democracy or a plutocratic polyarchy? Interest-group spending for midterm up fivefold from 2006; many sources secret (Source: Washington Post) By T.W. Farnam and Dan Eggen Article Highlights: “Interest groups are spending five times as much on the 2010 congressional elections as they did on the last midterms, and […]