The west and the Islamic world should leave one another to live and let live

If I deliberately wound up an angry, resentful acquaintance to the point where he went on a rampage and murdered someone, I like to think I would have some regrets, that the important detail would not be the fact that it was my right to make the points I did, in the manner I did, … Continue reading The west and the Islamic world should leave one another to live and let live

Islam and The West

As a result of globalization, a burka-clad girl from some backwater Afghan or Turkish village can now find herself inhabiting the same space as female college student in Paris sporting a bare midriff. What role does Islam play in the West today? Is its influence possible to manage? As Muslims become an increasingly prominent part … Continue reading Islam and The West

Why the West craves materialism & why the East sticks to religion

By Imran Khan and originally published on ArabNews. My generation grew up at a time when colonial hang up was at its peak. Our older generation had been slaves and had a huge inferiority complex of the British. The school I went to was similar to all elite schools in Pakistan. Despite gaining independent, they … Continue reading Why the West craves materialism & why the East sticks to religion