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Trump gambles with aid, but Pakistan has the ace

By Ameen Izzadeen The United States President Donald Trump’s first tweet for 2018 concerning foreign relations should have been on North Korea. Instead, he targeted Pakistan. His tweet was not spontaneous. Trump appeared well briefed by his advisors. Otherwise, he … Continue reading

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Jerusalem: Let’s rebuild it on the principles of justice

By Ameen Izzadeen Warning: This article may contain ideas that religiously sensitive readers may find disturbing, despite efforts to keep the article balanced. When religion and politics mix, the combination can produce either a just socio-political-and-economic order or a hypocritical … Continue reading

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London attacks: O judgment! Art thou fled to brutish beasts?

By Ameen Izzadeen The London Finsbury Park mosque attack was not unexpected. If it did not happen last Sunday, it was only an incident waiting to happen. That the attacker retaliated in kind is significant. “This is war … We … Continue reading

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Tuesday night massacre: Trump’s Watergate moment

By Ameen Izzadeen The moment of truth has come for the United States. But in politics, truth is rarely told — and if told, it is told for a self-centred motive. Therefore it is naïve to assume that the embattled … Continue reading

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Self-centred US gets the Trump it deserves

By Ameen Izzadeen Americans came out in their thousands to protest against the election of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States. Today is the 17th day since they first took to the streets on November 9 … Continue reading

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Trump Presidency: Fear is the Key

By Ameen Izzadeen We said last week that it was too early to judge the United States’ president-elect Donald Trump, notwithstanding his outrageous campaign utterances. But as days pass by, our fears are only increasing however much we say “give … Continue reading

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US election: Not a battle between good and evil

By Ameen Izzadeen The most unfortunate outcome of the November 8 election for the White House is that one of the candidates is going to win. As Election Day nears, the establishment, which includes the embedded media, has begun to … Continue reading

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