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Stranger Than Fiction#2:Which Way Islam?

August 28, 2010

The religion of Islam has been in news often and is on trial in both the court of public opinion as well as the courts of the United States.  The mosque controversy in New York City is just the proverbial “tip of the iceberg”.  As mentioned in my previous articles, since 2009 the number 13 has been featured prominently […]

Capricorn Rising: Whoopi Goldberg & The Defense of Racist White Men

July 22, 2010

  Capricorn Rising: Whoopi Goldberg & The Defense of Racist White Men Whoopi Goldberg is at it again, offering her brand of highly charged emotional liberal ahistorical defense of anothe white man behaving badly.  Goldberg who is born on November 13, 1955 and shares her birthday with African theologian St. Augustine and Chief Justice Louis Brandeis, has put her […]

Reclaiming Fame: Singer Chris Brown’s Crawl Video

July 22, 2010

Reclaiming Fame: Singer Chris Brown’s Crawl Video R&B singer Chris Brown’s video “Crawl” was released on digital download in the United States on November 24, 2009. The song was released months after his now infamous domestic violence incident on February 8, 2009. Many believe the song is about resolving  his relationship with Rihanna. That may […]

Echoes of Kemet:Oudeh, Fadlallah & Zayd

July 21, 2010

Mohammed Oudeh, Grand Ayatollah Fadlallah & Nsr Zayd: Echoes of Kemet   The passing of  Mohammed Oudeh, Grand Ayatollah Fadlallah and Nasr Hamid Abu Zayd gives us the opportunity to lift “the veil” and show the true “face” of Kemet hidden by Western hegemony and the rigid ahistorical  interpretation of Islam.  In the deaths of these three men, we have a cornucopia of […]

Journey of The Crescent & Star: The Passing of Three Leaders

July 14, 2010

Journey   of    The Crescent & Star:  The Passing of Three Leaders     Three well-known figures of the so-called Middle Eastern world passed away July 3, 2010 to  July 5, 2010: Mohammad Daoud Oudeh also known as Abu Daoud, Shia leader, Twelver Grand Ayatollah Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah and Muslim theologian Nasr Abu Zayd.  Their deaths  and specific elements of their personal lives correspond to principles of Islam as well as […]

Mohammad Daoud Oudeh

July 11, 2010

   (AP Photo/ Bassem Tellawi, File)   Mohammad Daoud Oudeh made his “transition to Allah” on July 3, 2010, he was 73 years old. Oudeh’s actual birth date is not given or not known and he is said to be born in 1936/1937 in Palestine. It is important to note that the Arab Revolt took place from 1936-1939 . Whether Oudeh […]