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After the Arab Spring

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After the Arab Spring

A street vendor sells nuts during a demonstration against the government in Amman (Photo by Muhammad Hamed/Courtesy Reuters) Steven A. Cook, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, (read hisRead More…

An Islamic History of Europe

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An Islamic History of Europe

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x0IaCK-7z5o&w=575&h=353] BBC: “In this 90-minute documentary, Rageh Omaar uncovers the hidden story of Europe’s Islamic past and looks back to a golden age when European civilisation was enriched by Islamic learning. Rageh travels acrossRead More…

Malcolm X : Prince of Islam

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Malcolm X : Prince of Islam

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFFRh3Y5gis&w=575&h=461] Wikipedia: “The documentary was narrated by James Earl Jones, produced by Abdullah Jafri Shabbaz, sound by Abdul Razzaq, camera and edits by George Fernandes and directed by Muhammad Abdullah. (…) The DVD blurbRead More…

Lawrence’s Arabia

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Lawrence’s Arabia

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCQpKCPQM8A&w=575&h=461] Where the current conflicts in the Middle East began almost an hundred years ago. The fall of the Ottoman Empire with independence for the Arabs, and also the promise of a homeland forRead More…

ART IN IRAQ TODAY: PART IV

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ART IN IRAQ TODAY: PART IV

Meem Gallery: “Meem Gallery is pleased to present the fourth part of five exhibitions displaying contemporary Iraqi art this spring. Curated by Dia Al-Azzawi, Art in Iraq Today: Part IV will exhibit the recent workRead More…