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US Secretary of Defense, Chuck Hagel, Resigns Over the Sudden Emergence of Sunni Arab Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, November 26, 2014
Syrian Government Air Strikes Kill 63 People in Islamic State-Controlled City of Al-Raqqa, November 26, 2014
Israelis Mock US Criticism of "Jewish State" Legislation, November 26, 2014  

Ukrainian Crisis Excuse to Isolate Russia, Says Sergei Naryshkin, Speaker of Russian State Duma, November 26, 2014

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

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 




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
$17.5 Trillion
Military + Wars + Interest on the Debt  


us government


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




Conflict Terminology




Da'awa to Islam




Gaza Holocaust


Gulf War


Human price of the occupation






Mission & Meaning


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Uncovering Israel Lobby in the US




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