"The power of Shahid’s cartoons are acute. Take a close look if you dare. Instead of euphemisms, find direct statements; instead of evasion, find candor. The skill of illustration is matched by the acuity of vision..."
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Edicts and Fatwas
"If you try to keep them as pets you're creating a mentally disturbed animal in 99.9 percent of the cases," said Wright, director of conservation (Phoenix Zoo), science and sanctuary at the zoo. "The animal will never be able to fit in any other home. Never learn how to... READ MORE
MIKE BOETTCHER, CNN NATIONAL CORRESPONDENT: I think the highlight of the tape were the comments by Ayman al-Zawahiri, saying, that you haven't seen nothing yet, basically, using the shorthand version of English to describe what he said. He called for a jihad against the United States in Iraq. And Iraq... READ MORE
All Muslims pray in the direction of the Kibla. The Kibla, for any point of reference on the Earth, is the direction of the Kaaba. Muslims do not worship the Kaaba or its contents - it is simply a focal point for their prayers.
All Extremists pray in the opposite direction of the... READ MORE