How Satellite TV Got A Fatwa

…like all great fatwas, it started with a phone call… RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) – Saudi Arabia’s top judiciary official has issued a religious decree saying it is permissible to kill the owners of satellite TV networks that...

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Movie Review | Recycle

Last night I had the fortune of getting to watch Mahmoud Massad’s award-winning documentary, “Recycle”. To say that it was a full house would be the understatement of the year. I watched the film from the floor of an aisle, while...

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About That Saudi Girl Getting Killed For Facebook

Let me put aside the obvious shocking factor of being utterly disgusted by the event (is there a way to be shocked and yet not surprised), but there is something that interests me here and that’s the international media’s reaction. Did...

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Harvard Gives Muslim Women Gym Hours

Now this is pretty interesting. Six hours a week can cause quite a ruckus, but I guess it’s more about the principle. BOSTON – In a test of Harvard’s famed open-mindedness, the university has banned men from one of its gyms for a...

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