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Demagogue-in-Chief

Published on Monday, December 12, 2016 by Truthdig Chris Hedges   Demagogues like Donald Trump, writes Hedges, “play to the inverted values of a decayed society.” (Cartoon: Mr. Fish / Truthdig) For Donald Trump, the presidency will be a vast stage for accommodating his megalomania and insatiable appetite for money. Those who …

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We are living in a post-truth, pre-Dajjal age

Ebrahim Moosa – Radio Islam International | 12 December 2016 A few weeks ago, Oxford Dictionaries released their choice for the Word of the Year 2016 – an annual exercise aimed at reflecting evolving words from the passing year in language. Its choice, whilst still gaining traction in popular usage, …

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ALEPPO, WHO CARES ANYWAY?

  At long last, Aleppo has fallen to over 50 000 Shia soldiers, including Alawites, Hezbollah, Iranian troops and other Shia mercenaries. They are supported by unprecedented bunker-busting Russian air power. But who cares anyway? The grand stadium has been turned into a mega arena of gory mass executions of …

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Umrah Visa Fees Revised

  Faizel Patel, Radio Islam News – 01-12-2016 Reports have emerged that Umrah visa fees have been revised. Details are sketchy but it’s believed that the visa cost of SR 2000 has been amended from the 1st of Muharram 1438 for those who have not been on umrah during the …

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Fighting inequality

One of the greatest responsibilities for the South African Muslim today Ebrahim Moosa – Radio Islam – Opinion | 23 November 2016 Of all of South Africa’s claims to fame, one of the most notorious is oft-repeated statistic that ‘South Africa is one of the most unequal, if not the …

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Fear – The Ultimate ‘Trump’ Card

Yusuf Omar – Opinion | 10 November 2016 http://www.radioislam.org.za/ If you happen to be one of those people who, for some unknown reason, find it extremely difficult to earn a little kid’s approval then I got an interesting life hack for you. Do you know what I am talking about? While the child …

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Putin praises Israeli model of ‘fighting terror’

Ebrahim Moosa – Radio Islam – Analysis | 07 November 2016   Here’s news for all those armchair activists riling at American hegemony who have taken the Russian strongman Vladimir Putin to be the globe’s saviour: Putin is a good friend of Zionist Israel. In fact, not only is the …

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Beyond the UNESCO resolution – Al Aqsa

Why Muslims are the most fitting custodians of Masjid al Aqsa  radio islam Ebrahim Moosa – Analysis | 21 October 2016 The Zionist world has been up in arms after UNESCO, on October 13, passed a resolution thoroughly condemning a range of Israeli violations at Masjid al Aqsa. Zionist mouthpieces …

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