• »Identiteti shqiptar në mesjetë« një polemikë post-mortum me Hasan Kaleshin

    Një pyetje që ngritet vazhdimisht është se si ndjesohej një shqiptar në mesjetë. A ishte vetëdija etnike e kufizuar vetëm brenda rretheve sunduese apo ajo kishte penetruar edhe vertikalisht në shoqërinë e asaj kohe? — Salih Mehmeti...
  • 'Not to share wealth with poor is to steal': Pope slams capitalism as 'new tyranny'

    Pope Francis has taken aim at capitalism as “a new tyranny” and is urging world leaders to step up their efforts against poverty and inequality, saying “thou shall not kill” the economy. Francis calls on rich people to share their wealth. The existing financial system that fuels the unequal distribution...
  • Can Muslims write about Christianity?

    American public discourse about Islam is filled with essentialist paranoia, fear, and the commentary of people who not only don’t know much about the topic but are often dismissive of people who do. But the reception that scholar Reza Aslan received on Fox last Friday was a new twist:...
  • Four killed in Syria on Muslim feast of Eid

    Just days after the Arab League reached an agreement with Syria that was meant to stop violence between protesters and government forces, dozens have been killed over the weekend, leaving the deal hanging in the balance. Palestinians hold candles and the Syrian national flag as they protest against the...
  • Kosovo parliament confirms ban on religion in schools

    Kosovo’s parliament on Monday, August, 29th, 2011 confirmed a ban on teaching religion in schools when it voted against changes to the education law in the Muslim-majority nation.  by Vedat Xhymshiti on Wednesday, August 31, 2011 – Pristina, Kosovo. A majority 64 members of the 120 strong parliament voted...