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Opinion Editorials

From the Editor: Obama's Cairo Speech

Obama Cornered: The Democratic Debacle of 2014 By James Petras

War and Peace: Western Leaders Terrorizing the Mankind By Mahboob A Khawaja

World Survival Requires European Uprising By Ben Tanosborn  

The Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Multiplication of Western Walls Around the World By James Petras

Killing Palestinians Right and Left: Netanyahu Is Pouring Gasoline on the Flames By Uri Avnery

Beware of Netanyahu's Tactical Retreat on Al-Haram Al-Sharif By Khalid Amayreh

300 Political Parties, Organizations Call on the European Union to Suspend its Association Agreement with Israel

The Age of TV Jokers: Arab Media on the Brink By Ramzy Baroud  

Max Blumenthal Incites Terrorism Against Intellectuals By Gilad Atzmon and Doug Johnson
Max Blumenthal Incites Terrorism Against Intellectuals By Gilad Atzmon and Doug Johnson

Islamophobia in the United States, a CAIR Report, November 11-16, 2014
Early Signs of a Pullback in Drilling Activity, Due to 30% Decrease in Oil prices By Nick Cunningham

Corrupt Politicians React to ISIS Militarily, Ignoring Arab and Palestinian Grievances By Uri Avnery
US Forces Invaded, Occupied, or Bombed 18 Muslim Countries, Since 1980 By Glenn Greenwald

Empire or Republic: Imperial Wars and Domestic Epidemics, You Can't Have Wars and Public Health By James Petras

 
 
Islam   World System Analysis

 

Islam: God's Message of Guidance to Humanity

 

By Hassan Ali El-Najjar

 

Table of Contents

 

I. Introduction: Basic Information

 

1. Islam: A Brief Introduction  

 

2. Three Levels of Faith: Islam, Iman, and Ihsan 

 

3. The Scientific Evidence That God Exists and the Holy Qur'an Is His Message to Humanity 

 

4. Creation and Evolution in the Holy Qur'an

 

5. Humans, As God's Caliphs on Earth

 

6. Adam's Contest With the Angels, and Getting Out of Paradise


7.
Worshippers By Choice Or Forced Slaves?  

 

8. The Relationship Between the Spiritual and the Physical Aspects of Islamic Teachings  

 

9. Mind, Self, Soul, Spirit, and Happiness from an Islamic Perspective 

 

10. Heart-Mind Relationship in the Holy Qur'an  

 

II. Islam: The Five Pillars of the Faith Structure

 

1. Islamic Proclamation of Faith

 

2. Performing Islamic Prayers

 

3. Giving Zakah (Charity)

 

4. Fasting and Ramadhan, Great Gifts from Allah to Muslims

 

5. Haj, Pilgrimage, the Fifth Pillar of Islam

 

III. Iman: Allah, His Angels, Messengers, Messages, Latter Day, and Qadar

 

1. Allah, As He Described Himself in the Holy Quran 

 

2. Angels

 

3. Noo'h, Noah, in the Holy Quran  

 

4. Ibrahim, Abraham, in the Holy Quran

 

5. Moussa, Moses, in the Holy Quran

 

6. 'Eissa, Jesus Christ, in the Holy Quran  

 

7. Muhammed in the Holy Quran

 

8. Prophet Muhammed's Night Journey and Ascent to Heavens, Al-Issra Wal Mi'raj

 

9. Latter Day (Day of Resurrection)

 

10. Qada and Qadar: God's Foreknowledge and His Decree

 

IV. I'hsan: Watching Allah in Speech and Deeds

 

1. Introduction to Islamic Law, Shari'a, Part I, Prohibition, Don't Do, and Do Commands in the Holy Quran

 

2. The La (No) Commands

 

3. The Imperative Commands 

 

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Articles with Islamic Perspective:

 

Suicide and Mass Shooting: An Islamic Perspective

 

Health Care Crisis in the US: An Islamic Perspective

 

"Terrorism" & "Islamo-Fascism" Propaganda Campaigns: An Interactive Lecture  

 

Six Questions About Islam, Muslims and Jews

 

Five Islamic Issues: Predestination and choice, position toward other religions, angels, and the End of Days

Food Islamic Rules and Teachings
 

 

Are Muslim women second-class citizens  

 

The French Ban on Islamic Headscarf

 

 


Loss of innocence: Gaza’s children tell their story through art

 

 

 

Islamophobia in the United States, a CAIR Report, November 11-16, 2014

US National Debt
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Military + Wars + Interest on the Debt

treasurydirect.gov/NP/debt/current  

 

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Direct Costs of Iraq & Afghan Wars on States

 

Dr. El-Najjar's Major Articles & Editorials  

 

Uncovering Israel Lobby in the US

 

Creative Destruction: The Name of the Game in the Middle East 

 

Arabs Revolting Against Brutal Regimes of the Zionist Empire

 

US Military Spending and the National Debt: Roots of the 2008 “Crash” of the Global Capitalist Financial System

 

Zionism: The Highest Stage of Imperialism

 

The Gulf War: Overreaction & Excessiveness

"Terrorism" & "Islamo-Fascism" Propaganda Campaigns  

 

GROUPTHINK: The Disastrous Power Elite Tunnel Vision, to Which a Population Is Indoctrinated

 

Report Card for US Invasion of Iraq

 

Obama's Cairo Speech

 

The Promised Land

 

Uncovering the Israel Lobby in the US

 

Al-Jazeerah History

 

Bidoons

 

Conflict Terminology

 

Cartoons

 

Da'awa to Islam

 

Editorials

 

Gaza Holocaust

 

Gulf War

 

Human price of the occupation

 

Isdood

 

Islam

 

Mission & Meaning

 

Opinion Editorials

 

Uncovering Israel Lobby in the US

 

 

 
 

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