Africa is undoubtedly the future of humanity, this is not a cliché, it is reality. It has the resources, natural and human diversity, the aspiring youth and the iron will to step into action and make things happen for the benefit of its peoples. This blog will look introspectively in the dynamics of change in this "young" continent shedding light on creed, culture, politics and economics. There is a lot the world can learn from this continent. Was it not, after all, the cradle of humanity, dare I ask?
Radical Islamist terrorism inflicted on Europe is mostly homegrown and the countries of origin of perpetrators' grandparents cannot be made responsible for their condemnable and ignoble acts.
Since the establishment of Jihad in Afghanistan in 1980s, to drive the Soviets out of Muslim country, many religious organizations such as al-Qaeda, then, ISIS, today, and many others have taken upon themselves the recovery of such “abandoned” youth.
Pakistan occupies a unique place in the Muslim world. It is the only state explicitly established in the name of Islam, and yet fifty years after its independence, the role and place of Islam in the country remains unresolved.
The new Islamic spiritual and political situation in Central Asia determined a new technological and cultural progress.
If the Asians of the early days of Islam, accepted this faith it was certainly not out of fear but out of personal identification with its precepts and teachings, the valid proof being.
Moroccans are a schizophrenic nation, and they seem to take this diagnostic with great ease and even pride.
Morocco has always been a cultural and linguistic crossroads of many civilizations and religions since the beginning of time, and this is magnificently reflected on the behavior of its people as well as their cultural legacy.
Will the Libyan political class opt for that or go the way of the irreversible fragmentation?
The Egyptian revolution is undoubtedly the most dramatic episode of the so-called Arab Spring.
So far, the only countries that seem to be escaping the scenario of Somalization are: Tunisia and Yemen.