With thanks to the reviewer. MuhammadYaseenGadaWhatIsAMadrasaReview However, I wish Gada had explained what he meant when he said that I was apologetic in the closing of the review. Some friends have said that I have not ventured to damningly criticize the madrasa-tradition. Often those who make that charge are persons... read more →
The Other Susan Sontag _ The New Yorker A piece very much worth reading and reflecting about literature, life, politics and activism.
21 June 2017 FAREWELL TO THE FAST Ebrahim Moosa University of Notre Dame As the month of Ramadan ends, I always have mixed feelings: there is both joy and melancholy at its passing. Joy, for soon the rigorous ordeal of seventeen hour fasts for some us in the northern hemisphere... read more →
Bashing Muslims helped Trump win. Now he needs a Muslim-world win to help fix his image https://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2017/05/20/bashing-muslims-helped-trump-win-now-he-needs-a-muslim-world-win-to-help-fix-his-image/?utm_term=.da5b3dd4ed52