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Yemen’s War – Saudi Arabia’s plays the military musical...

SHAFAQNA - "I ask all the parties and the international community to remain steadfast in support of this cessation of...
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Why This Muslim-American Couple Invited Strangers To Ask Them...

SHAFAQNA - Soon after the San Bernardino attacks last December, Mona Haydar and her husband Sebastian Robins began searching...
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A French teacher and the state of emergency

SHAFAQNA - If France has often presented itself as a modern democracy, a Republic which values have revolved around the...

Europe’s rising shame – mainstream Islamophobia and de-democratization

SHAFAQNA - Ignorant bigotry these days has become Europe’s daily bread! The very continent which lived in its flesh the...
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How Italy’s flawed hotspots are creating thousands of “clandestini”

SHAFAQNA - In Italy, the first ‘hotspot’ for screening migrants and asylum seekers opened last September on the island of...

Islam in Cuba – from Christianity to Islam

SHAFAQNA - Most of the images we see out of Cuba are similar -- classic cars here, vibrantly colored...
Yemen Resistance

Religious Eugenics in the Yemen – Remapping Yemen’s religious...

SHAFAQNA - While Yemen’s ongoing military conflict is rooted in imperialism – the physical manifestation of very capitalistic ambitions, Yemen’s...

Asserting Freedom or just disrespectful? Women tourists in Iran...

SHAFAQNA - A news story broke this weekend that women tourists in Iran were defying the country’s law by removing...

Iranian Movie ‘Muhammad (PBUH)’ to Screened in Fajr Int’l...

SHAFAQNA - Iranian blockbuster ‘Muhammad (PBUH), the Messenger of God’, made by acclaimed director Majid Majidi, will be screened in...

Here Are 4 Concepts In Islam Muslims Wish You’d...

SHAFAQNA - For years, Islam has been misunderstood and politicized by American pundits and politicians. The consequences of this climate...
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Profiling Muslims makes no statistical sense EDITORIAL

SHAFAQNA - Considering the recent suicide bombings which have taken place in Belgium, Turkey, Lebanon, and Pakistan, millions of Westerners, and...

The Impact of Terrorism on Eastern and Western Society

SHAFAQNA - In dealing with terrorism, generally speaking, one should be aware that radical religious violence in society in the...
Leonardo Padura

Shafaqna interview with Cuban writer Leonardo Padura – On...

SHAFAQNA - Born in Cuba in 1955, Leonardo de la Caridad Padura Fuentes is one of Cuba's most prominent journalists...
Prevent strategy

Prevent Strategy in the UK promotes culture of fear...

SHAFAQNA - The National Union of Teachers (NUT) has recently backed a motion to reject the government’s counter-radicalisation Prevent strategy...

Family of Muslim student wants teacher fired who called...

SHAFAQNA- A classless teacher could get axed from a Texas middle school after a Muslim student said she called him...
Donald Trump

President Donald Trump faces his greatest nemesis — Mexican...

SHAFAQNA - After winning the election by a landslide, President Donald J Trump has followed through with his vision to...

The Passion Of The Light – Lady Fatimah bint...

SHAFAQNA - The oppression of Lady Fatimah bint Muhammad
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Fatimah al-Zahra – Perfect Grace

SHAFAQNA - Death of Fatima Al Zahra A.S., extracted from Nahjul Balagha There are few individuals which quality have ever...
Donald Trump

Donald Trump, the ban on Muslim and what one...

SHAFAQNA - A “Muslim ban” would be a declaration of war – not just on Muslims, but on the First...
Brussels mourning

Racist gang targets religious and ethnic minorities in Belgium

SHAFAQNA - According to media reports in Belgium, women hailing from ethnic and religious minority groups, most specifically Muslims,...
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How Daesh Deceive to Recruit

SHAFAQNA - In order to recruit young people into its cause, Daesh follows a number of steps. Understanding the mind set...
US Senator King

“Marginalizing Muslims in the name of counter-terrorism is a...

SHAFAQNA - Following a series of violent terrorist attacks in Belgium, Turkey and now Pakistan, Shafaqna interviewed US Senator Angus...

Glasgow stands united against intolerance

SHAFAQNA - Prominent members of Glasgow’s Muslim community have called for calm and solidarity following the fatal stabbing of a...
Je suis Charlie

We need to apologize to our Muslim citizens –...

SHAFAQNA -  The following opinion piece was written on the wake of the Charlie Hebdo attack in Paris. While it...

Don’t Call it Islamophobia, Call it Islamo-Racism – the...

SHAFAQNA- By Jaideep Singh February 10, Abdul Jamil Kamawal, a 68-year-old Afghani American man, was bludgeoned to death with a shovel in...
WhoIsHussain.org

Who is Hussain donates 30,000 bottles of water to...

SHAFAQNA - The city of Flint lies on the outskirts of Dearborn, Michigan, in the United States of America. Flint...
US Muslim girl

How Muslims in the US are going to vote...

SHAFAQNA - US Muslims have now mobilized against Islamophobia, determined for their voice to be heard at governmental level...
US Senator

US Senator speaks against Muslim ostracization

SHAFAQNA - U.S. Sen. Angus King said Friday that despite robust intelligence gathering, Islamic State terrorist attacks are “more or...

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