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Bigots-in-Chief ruins US: Is Lanka going Trump way?

By Ameen Izzadeen We can draw ugly parallels between the United States President’s racist politics and what is happening in Sri Lanka. First let us examine Donald Trump’s racist rants which he liberally unleashes, without realising the damage he is … Continue reading

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Whatever Trump does, Sri Lanka needs to deliver transitional justice and take the high road

By Ameen Izzadeen In 2012, addressing the United Nations Human Rights Council sessions Sri Lanka’s then Human Rights Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe questioned the United States’ moral right to bring in a resolution, while it itself was being accused of committing … Continue reading

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Khashoggi killing: We can’t worship God and money

The United States and Britain killed tens of thousands of innocent civilians in Iraq and faced no punishment. China has sent one million of its Uyghur population to forced ‘brainwashing’ camps and dismisses with contempt worldwide criticism. Saudi Arabia massacres … Continue reading

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Threat to world court: Trump provokes emergence of dangerous world order

By Ameen Izzadeen Months after United States troops invaded Afghanistan in October 2001, Mazar-i-Sharif earned the notoriety as the city of torture and extrajudicial killings, quite at variance with its worldwide fame as the city of Islamic and Hellenic architectural … Continue reading

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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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