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Margot Wallstrom Announces Sweden's Recognition of Palestinian State, Abbas Welcomes it, US-Israel Unhappy, October 30, 2014

So-Called Israeli Parliament Debates Deportation of its Palestinian Member, Hanin Al-Zo'abi, for her Criticism of the Zionist Occupation Regime, October 30, 2014

Israeli Occupation Soldiers Close Al-Aqsa Mosque, Assassinate Mu'ataz Hijazi for Attempting to Assassinate Extremist Rabbi Yehuda Glick, October 30, 2014

Successful Transition from the Revolution to State Stability Through Elections, Secular Nidaa Tunis Bloc Wins More Seats Than Islamist Al-Nahda Movement, October 28, 2014

Attacker of the Canadian Parliament Was Drug Addict, Homeless, and Criminal, Not a Jihadist, as Officials and Media Claimed First

Another Story of Bullying and Guns: Jaylen Fryberg Kills a Classmate, himself, Injures Four Students Critically at Marysville Pilchuck High School, Washington

Sunlight Helps Prevent Diabetes and Obesity, According to a Study by Shelley Gorman and Prue Hart

521 Syrians and Iraqis Killed in US-Led Air Strikes on Ayn Al-Arab, Kobani, Canadian Police State Increases Spying on Muslims After a Dubious Attack, October 23, 2014

US Air Strikes on Islamic State Fighters, Weapons for Kurds, Turkey Allows Kurdish Fighters to Cross Border to Syria, October 21, 2014


US-Led Air Strikes Intensify Against Islamic State Fighters, Syria Conflict Destabilizes Turkey, October 12, 2014

Kerry Seeks Ways to Block Palestinian UN Bid, Netanyahu Tries to Persuade Ki-moon to Halt International Investigation on Gaza, October 15, 2014

Putin Says Rift Between Russia and Western Nuclear Powers Threatens Strategic Stability, Sanctions Are Illegitimate and Counterproductive, October 15, 2014

Saudi Arabia to Lower Oil Prices to $80, Slowing Down US Shale Oil Production, October 15, 2014

High Unemployment Among African-Americans Behind St Louis Protests
Opinion Editorials
From the Editor:
Successful Tunisian Transition from the Revolution to State Stability

Happy New Hijra, Islamic, Year 1436 By Abdus Sattar Ghazali

Attacker of the Canadian Parliament Was Drug Addict, Homeless, and Criminal, Not a Jihadist By Hassan El-Najjar  

Canada's Double Standard Towards Jews Joining Israeli Occupation Forces and Muslims  Joining the Islamic State By Eric Walberg

Audio Interview of Gilad Atzmon By Richie Allen About the 2014 Israeli War on Gaza

America's New War Strategy and Coming Age of Arab Discontent By Mahboob A Khawaja

Britain's Real Promise to Israel: “Symbolic” Vote on Palestine By Ramzy Baroud

War and Peace: Arab Time Capsule and Its Butterfly Effect By Mahboob A Khawaja

Israel, the US Congress and Treason By Alan Hart

The Pentagon and Big Oil: Militarism and Capital Accumulation By James Petras

Kuwaiti Government Strips Critics of Citizenship Part of Broader Crackdown in Dissent, a HRW Statement

In the United Arab Emirates, Migrant Domestic Workers Are Trapped, Exploited, Abused, and Get Scant Protection, a HRW Statement

What Is Wrong With Gareth Porter, an Interview With Gilad Atzmon

American-Zionist Empire

The US Role in the Islamic State Sectarianism By Ramzy Baroud

Neo-Imperialism: How Zionist Israel Uses US-EU to Dominate the World By Henry D' Souza

Islamic State Phenomenon Is a Reaction to Western Invasions and Wars on Arabs and Muslims By Khalid Amayreh

Malala and the Politics of Nobel Peace Prize: How Recipients Serve NATO Interventions, invasions, and Wars Around the World By Abdus Sattar Ghazali

 
 
Islam   World System Analysis

 

Islam:

God's Message of Guidance to Humanity

 

By Hassan Ali El-Najjar

 

Table of Contents

 

I. Introduction: Basic Information

 

1. Islam: A Brief Introduction  

 

2. Three Levels of Faith: Islam, Iman, and Ihsan 

 

3. The Scientific Evidence That God Exists and the Holy Qur'an Is His Message to Humanity 

 

4. Creation and Evolution in the Holy Qur'an

 

5. Humans, As God's Caliphs on Earth

 

6. Adam's Contest With the Angels, and Getting Out of Paradise


7.
Worshippers By Choice Or Forced Slaves?  

 

8. The Relationship Between the Spiritual and the Physical Aspects of Islamic Teachings  

 

9. Mind, Self, Soul, Spirit, and Happiness from an Islamic Perspective 

 

10. Heart-Mind Relationship in the Holy Qur'an  

 

II. Islam: The Five Pillars of the Faith Structure

 

1. Proclamation of Faith

 

2. Performing Islamic Prayers

 

3. Giving Zakah (Charity)

 

4. Fasting and Ramadhan, Great Gifts from Allah to Muslims

 

5. Haj, Pilgrimage, the Fifth Pillar of Islam

 

III. Iman: Allah, His Angels, Messengers, Messages, Latter Day, and Qadar

 

1. Allah, As He Described Himself in the Holy Quran 

 

2. Angels

 

3. Noo'h, Noah, in the Holy Quran  

 

4. Ibrahim, Abraham, in the Holy Quran

 

5. Moussa, Moses, in the Holy Quran

 

6. 'Eissa, Jesus Christ, in the Holy Quran  

 

7. Muhammed in the Holy Quran

 

8. Prophet Muhammed's Night Journey and Ascent to Heavens, Al-Issra Wal Mi'raj

 

9. Latter Day (Day of Resurrection)

 

10. Qada and Qadar: God's Foreknowledge and His Decree

 

IV. I'hsan: Watching Allah in Speech and Deeds

 

1. Introduction to Islamic Law, Shari'a, Part I, Prohibition, Don't Do, and Do Commands in the Holy Quran

 

2. The La (No) Commands

 

3. The Imperative Commands 

 

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Articles with Islamic Perspective:

 

Suicide and Mass Shooting: An Islamic Perspective

 

Health Care Crisis in the US: An Islamic Perspective

 

"Terrorism" & "Islamo-Fascism" Propaganda Campaigns: An Interactive Lecture  

 

Six Questions About Islam, Muslims and Jews

 

Five Islamic Issues: Predestination and choice, position toward other religions, angels, and the End of Days

Food Islamic Rules and Teachings
 

Are Muslim women second-class citizens  

 

The French Ban on Islamic Headscarf, an Interview with

 

 


 

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Dr. El-Najjar's Major Articles & Editorials  

 

Uncovering Israel Lobby in the US

 

Creative Destruction: The Name of the Game in the Middle East 

 

Arabs Revolting Against Brutal Regimes of the Zionist Empire

 

US Military Spending and the National Debt: Roots of the 2008 “Crash” of the Global Capitalist Financial System

 

Zionism: The Highest Stage of Imperialism

 

The Gulf War: Overreaction & Excessiveness

 

"Terrorism" & "Islamo-Fascism" Propaganda Campaigns  

 

GROUPTHINK: The Disastrous Power Elite Tunnel Vision, to Which a Population Is Indoctrinated

 

Report Card for US Invasion of Iraq

 

Obama's Cairo Speech

 

The Promised Land

 

Uncovering the Israel Lobby in the US

 

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Da'awa to Islam

 

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Gaza Holocaust

 

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Human price of the occupation

 

Isdood

 

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Uncovering Israel Lobby in the US

 

 

 
 

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