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  • October 28, 2009|Supna ZaidiThe Washington Examiner

    Exporting American anti-Americanism to Muslim world

    I have always viewed push-up bras as false advertising, but does wearing one deserve a whipping because of their "deceptive" and "un-Islamic" nature? I don't know, but the controlling Islamist Shabaab party of Somalia seems to think so. And if our...

  • August 14, 2009|Supna ZaidiMuslim World Today

    Saving Pakistan From Itself

    Despite being born at the same time as India, Pakistan seems to be regressing while India becomes an increasingly influential player in global politics. This is because Pakistan has refused to end the feudal system unlike India. Pakistani land...

  • January 29, 2009|Supna ZaidiMuslim World Today

    "Moderate" Muslims versus American-Muslims

    With the inclusion of Ingrid Mattson, President of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA), in the national prayer service this week, it seems it is again time to re-evaluate America’s desire to forge alliances with “moderate” Muslims. Various...

  • December 04, 2008|Supna ZaidiAmerican Spectator

    L'Organisation des Nations Islamistes Unies

    La semaine dernière, les assauts terroristes contre l'Inde et les menaces contre le métro de New York ont encore une fois rappelé la nécessité d'un front uni contre le terrorisme mondial. Or, au lieu de chercher des moyens de lutter contre les

  • December 04, 2008|Supna ZaidiAmerican Spectator

    The United Islamist Nations

    Last week, the attacks in India and the threat to New York City's subway system provided another stark reminder of the need for a united front against global terrorism. Yet instead of figuring out how to combat Islamic extremists, the United...

  • November 24, 2008|Supna ZaidiPajamas Media

    U.S. Government Embraces Islamic Banking

    On November 6, 2008, the U.S. Treasury Department hosted a seminar on Islamic banking to train government employees on Sharia-compliant finance (SCF). According to a press release, it was "designed to help inform the policy community about Islamic

  • October 10, 2008|Supna ZaidiMuslim World Today

    Lawful Islamism's Greatest Attack Yet

    Have you seen the little old lady who passes out Jehovah's Witness literature in your neighborhood? Some people stop and show interest. Others roll their eyes, and keep walking. But, would you ever expect anyone to threaten her? Call her a racist,...

  • October 06, 2008|Supna

    "Sharia Is Hate"

    Imagine Dodger Stadium full of loud and whooping fans cheering on, not baseball, but your weekly stoning and flogging of adulterers, thieves and other errant citizens of southern California. This is America under Islamic law, or Shari'a, a system...

  • September 27, 2008|Supna ZaidiPajamas Media

    Does Islam Justify Honor Killings?

    Sandela Kanwal wanted a divorce for unknown reasons. Maybe her husband in Chicago was a wife-beater. Maybe she just didn't like him. We don't know. For months, she had been trying to get her father to end her unhappy marriage and in July 2008 Sandela