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The famed scholar is at it again.
Many have decried it as an insult to Muslims and Pakistan.
Atheist humanist Chris Stedman seeks to challenge the narrative that religion and atheism cannot coexist.
While Guantanamo prisoners face ongoing abuse and human rights violations, their plight is ignored by most American politicians.
Many Westerners assume Malala Yousafzai's struggle is against the Taliban, but she's actually seeking something much more basic.
As communal violence between Buddhists and Muslim rages on, the Burmese government lacks the ability or the will to combat the issue that has destroyed thousands of lives.
Prominent Islamophobes are rewarded handsomely while spreading hatred about Muslims and Islam.
As the UK debates the veil in public, many worry about the implications it will have for Muslim women, and UK Muslims in general.
Assad has successfully adapted the rhetoric of the War in Terror as championed by the U.S. to defend his own regime. This shows the many problems with the term itself.
As the world is on the edge of their seats to see what will the U.S. and its allies do in Syria, Egypt's military actions have been appalling.
Here are a few worthy stories from the last couple weeks that remain missing amid all the coverage of Miley Cyrus.
Scientist Richard Dawkins' latest comments on Islam irked many who see problems with Dawkins' brand of atheism. Writer and commentator Murtaza Hussain speaks to PolicyMic on this latest issue.
On Saturday, at least 70 supporters of deposed Egyptian president Morsi were killed in a fresh round of attacks by the military.
Farea al-Muslimi is a Yemeni youth activist who embodies the change today's Middle Eastern youth desire for their future.
Malala Yousefzai's speech brought tears to many as she advocated education for all children. However current trends show she will face an uphill task to achieve her goals.
Israel's ongoing attempt to re-brand its image using the phenomenon of "pinkwashing," has been severely criticized and is seen as a strategy used to play down its treatment of the Palestinians.
Egypt's democracy has taken a hit after President Morsi was removed from power by the armed forces in Egypt. Those in the opposition have played a vital role that could be disastrous.
Iran's president-elect Hassan Rouhani is expected by many Iranians to bring a wave of change as he plans to assume office. Yet many are cautious considering the challenges that lie ahead
While Erdogan's popularity in Turkey and in surrounding nations remains strong, his increasing intolerant actions towards any form of dissent are hypocritical and detrimental for his own legacy.
Iran has rejected the bid of Esfandiar Mashaei, top aide of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, reflecting the animosity between the Ayatollah and the current president.
Carol Anne Grayson talks to PolicyMic about the origins of her activism, her Oscar-nominated film, and drone attacks in Pakistan.
Some Westerners perceive that democracy and Islam are incompatible. While religion plays a vital role in Muslim countries, Muslims strongly believe that Islam and democracy can coexist.
A reported 60% of eligible Pakistani voters, including many women and the young, turned out to vote despite national violence against secular candidates.
Imran Khan's freak accident yesterday has seen many well-wishers on the street hoping for his swift recovery. Some are wondering whether this might even give him an edge on election day.