INTERLUDE-A MODERN EXPLANATION OF ISLAM’S SHARI’AH LAW-PART 1 OF 2

= Deep racial problems weaken a country. While a country is weakened, ISIS and others step in and cause problems… sometimes beyond belief. Racial supporters of any faith may interpret their faith in an extreme way…sometimes not according to the religion’s original intent. Islam’s prophet Mohammed advised, according to reputed narrator Al-Bukhari, “Do good deed properly, sincerely, and moderately…always adopt a middle, moderate, regular course whereby you will reach your target of paradise”. The word “moderation” is mentioned many times […] Read more »

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  is in the region of North Africa. This country has been in the news lately due to discrimination occurring in the area called the Rif. The region refers to the Rif Mountains at AL-HOCEIMA on Morocco’s  Mediterranean coast (see top of map). The area is mostly inhabited by Berbers (explained in the 5/20/2017 post). The Berbers feel there have been official abuses and corruption, and they have not been supported by the government. The central government of Morocco is in […] Read more »

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  has two (2) major tribal societies residing there; that is, Pashtun and Hazara. Pashtun is the largest ethnic or cultural group. Pashtun or Afghan is based on Islam and Pashtunwali. Pashtunwali (or Pakhtunwali) is an ancient self-government tribal system that regulates nearly all aspects of Pashtun life ranging from community to personal levels. Concepts of Pashtunwali continue to be followed by many Pashtuns especially in rural areas. The Pashtuns speak Pashto and Pashtun is their mode of dress. They are often […] Read more »

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  Use Ctrl + to enlarge TURKEY & ITS RELATIONSHIP TO SYRIA, IRAQ, & IRAN There are mainly three (3) religious groups of people residing in Turkey…Christians, Cryptos, and Muslims. The Cryptos are Christians that have a secret practice while publicly following another faith. Some people have a fear of making their faith known due to Turkish extremists. Muslims are of the Islam faith or ideology, and Islam is the main religion in Turkey, and it has connections to the Sunni […] Read more »

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ARABIAN NIGHTS   What was once a beautiful and romantic thought is now ominous! The activities in the MENA (Middle East North Africa) region may be helpful in understanding what is occurring in the world of religion and societies’ attitude that is taking place in this region. MENA reflects all the uncomfortable confusion in this world in regard to Arabian thought. With the world becoming smaller due to the east of communication, the United States shall not be able to […] Read more »

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Religion has not been considered “racial”; however, it does cause genocide which is a “racial inequity”. To understand the situations that are taking place in the world regarding the global racial inequities, it is probably important to understand the philosophy of a religion; namely, Islam. One train of thought is that Islam may be more of a political system than a religion. This is due to Shari’ah Law which is connected to the Qur’an. Shari’ah Law within Islam may be […] Read more »

THE HUMAN RACE & RACIAL INEQUITIES – PART 8

THE MENA REGION OR THE MIDDLE EAST AND  NORTH AFRICA AS A WHOLE MENA is the preferred term used to cover the Middle East and North Africa, and it extends from Morocco to Iran. Part of the region may also be located in West Africa. It is part of the African continent but has an Arabic culture. The predominant countries that are a part of MENA are Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, […] Read more »

THE HUMAN RACE & RACIAL INEQUITIES-PART 7

WEST AFRICA The countries of West Africa include Benin, Burkina-Faso, Chad, Cape Verde (island), Gambia, Ghana, Guinea and Guinea-Bissar, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, St. Helene (island), Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sao Toma and Principe (islands), and Togo. The islands of Sao Toma and Principe are Democratic Republics and rich in oil, sugar, cocoa, among others. West Africa is bordered by the Sahara Desert which is shared by Central Africa. It was from West Africa that the slave trade to […] Read more »

THE HUMAN RACE & RACIAL INEQUITY – PART 6

EAST AFRICA   EAST AFRICA FLAG The countries which participate in East Africa are Botswana, Djibouti (Horn of Africa), Egypt (may also be included in North Africa), Eritrea, Ethiopia (a Christian nation in the Horn of Africa), Kenya, Malagascar, Malawi (may be considered as South Africa & formerly Central Africa), Mozanbique, Somalia (Horn of Africa), Sudan (may be considered North Africa), South Sudan (broke away from Sudan), Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia (sometimes considered South Africa and formerly was Central Africa Federation), […] Read more »

THE HUMAN RACE & RACIAL INEQUITY-PART 5

Racial inequity is now considered a better way to describe the global destabilization of the human race. Inequity refers to unfairness instead of not being equal. In a Spiritual sense, the human race is equal, but the way the different races are treated throughout the world is not fair. Racism is influenced by the idea that one race must be superior to another. Such ideas are found  in all population groups. However, the human race is all one but, as […] Read more »