Desi Thoughts


Posted by in Islam, Politics

Written by El-Hajj Mauri’ Saalakhan SATURDAY, 02 JANUARY 2010 01:08 In Response to Attacks on Sheikh Anwar Al-Awlaki In last month’s edition of The Muslim Link, an article titled “Spokespersons Busy in Fort Hood Aftermath” (November 20, 2009) raised some serious concerns for this writer. The article quoted Imam Johari Abdul Malik, Imam Yahya Hendi and Asra Nomani in ways that required a response – both in the interest of balance and justice.The focus of the article centered around the controversies generated by Sheikh Anwar al-Awlaki’s response to the Fort…read more


Share the Qur’an for 45 Million Dollars?

Posted by in Current Affairs, Islam

Editor’s Desk – Letter to the Editor Written by Administrator FRIDAY, 08 JANUARY 2010 12:34 Recently the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)  announced their Share the Quran campaign in Washington, D.C. The plan is to give a copy of the Quran to every government leader in America and one million to average Americans over the next ten years at a cost of $45 each. Thus spending $45 million. While Dawah is the most worthy cause a muslim can engage in, we are also warned not to be wasteful as in ayah…read more