Terrorism: the most meaningless and manipulated word

FRIDAY, FEB 19, 2010 07:20 EST BY GLENN GREENWALD Yesterday, Joseph Stack deliberately flew an airplane into a building housing IRS offices in Austin, Texas, in order to advance the political grievances he outlined in a perfectly cogent suicide-manifesto.  Stack’s worldview contained elements of the tea party’s anti-government anger along with substantial populist complaints generally associated with “the Left” (rage […]

US Killing of Innocent Civilians Goes on Apace in Afghanistan

Holland has had Enough By Dave Lindorff (about the author) opednews.com     Permalink For OpEdNews: Dave Lindorff – Writer By Dave Lindorff The civilian death toll in the US media-hyped and much government-touted Battle of Marjah is now up to 21, about a third of them children. But that’s only part of this ugly story. While the […]

Member of the Swiss Political Party that Pushed for Minaret Ban Converts to Islam

SAVE AS FAVORITE VIEW FAVORITES By Jason Hamza van Boom (about the author)     Page 1 of 1 page(s) opednews.com     Permalink For OpEdNews: Jason Hamza van Boom – Writer Original article here The news about Switzerland’s ban on the construction of minarets has made the headlines, providing shocking evidence of the strength of increasing intolerance in Europe. I shall […]

1001 Muslim Innovations, Ancient Knowledge Passed Through the Ages

Many Muslim scientists like Ibn Sina (Avicenna), al-Hasan ibn al-Haytham, known in the West as Alhazen, and Muḥammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi (Algorithmi), made great contributions that shaped the modern world. In the 9th century, Muslim inventor Abbas ibn Firnas was the first to design and test a flying machine, hundreds of years before da Vinci […]

25 Ways to Improve Your Health

  1) Brush twice a day!     2) Dress right for the weather.     3) Visit the dentist regularly.     4) Get plenty of rest.     5) Make sure your hair is dry before going outside.     6) Eat right.     7) Get outside in the sun every once […]

“Submit” to Husbands, Priest Tells UK Women

IslamOnline.net & Newspapers “Wives are to submit to their husbands in everything in recognition of the fact that husbands are head of the family,” rector MacLeay said. (Google) CAIRO – A Church of England priest has urged women to “submit” to their husbands, raising the ire of women as keeping with “dark ages”, reported the […]

New Wind Turbine

The Magenn Power Air Rotor System (MARS) is a patented high altitude lighter-than-air tethered device that rotates about a horizontal axis in response to wind, efficiently generating clean renewable electrical energy at a lower cost than all competing systems. This electrical energy is transferred down the tether to a transformer at a ground station and […]

Waqf scam!! Meant for Muslim welfare, Waqf lands are being sold for a song by its trustees

Sandipan Chatterjee Wakf land now a club: Tollygunge, Calcutta Having failed to give the lease rent agreed upon in 1934, themanagement of the club has now been ordered by court to pay Rs 30 lakhas arrears and Rs 1 lakh a month as rent Saba Naqvi Wakf Deconstructed ‘To tie down’ is the literal meaning […]