The American Empire – Nuclear bombs and drones

The first few days of August every year comes with one bleak anniversary, that of the harrowing destruction of two Japanese cities, Hiroshima and...

Fox News Vs Reza Aslan was all about “privilege”

It seems like the whole world is talking about Reza Aslan’s new book (Zealot), largely thanks to Fox News’ interview with him in which...

5 Pillarz reporter robbed at gunpoint whilst on duty

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The Pope’s Ramadan message

The head of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis has issued a Ramadan message for Muslims worldwide as they approach the end of the...

The rise of Political Islam in Eastern Europe

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Saudi prince blasts royal family in defection statement

Below is the translation of a statement by Saudi prince Khaled Farhan Al-‪Saud who recently defected from the royal family after saying that the regime...

Why I started a hunger strike for Shaker Aamer

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Syrian rebel leaders in their own words

Abdul Salam Abul-Ezz from Palestine who is a contributor for the Revolution Observer analyses the recent interviews by Al-Jazeera with the leaders of the...

Amnesty: Egypt police must be reined in to prevent further bloodshed

Evidence that the Egyptian security forces have once again used unwarranted live fire and other excessive force underlines the crucial need for police reform,...

Professor Omid Safi – Looking beyond the White House iftar

Professor Omid Safi teaches Islamic Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and he refused to go to the White House...
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