Chair of Islamic Studies, American University
Chair of Islamic Studies
at American University in Washington, DC; former High Commissioner of
Pakistan to Great Britain and author of many books including his
latest, Journey into Islam: The Crisis of Globalization
Ever since the Enlightenment, deep thinkers have claimed that modernity would drive out religion, probably by the end of the 20th Century.
Dec. 25, 2009from To the Point
Apr. 10, 2009from To the Point
Despite photographs of a gunman and doctors' reports of bullet wounds to the head and chest, the Pakistani government claims that Benazir Bhutto died when her head struck the sunroof…
Jan. 3, 2008from To the Point
For months, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi resisted the mounting calls from her caucus to start impeachment proceedings.
Sep. 24from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The House of Representatives appears to be moving toward impeachment of President Trump.
Sep. 25from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
A bone-chilling documentary about Roy Cohn, Donald Trump’s mentor, reveals the all-American evil that brought us modern-day politics.
Oct. 11from Scheer Intelligence
The House Judiciary Committee will vote this week to formalize impeachment investigation procedures
Sep. 11from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Election officials in LA County want to make voting easier, more accessible, and more secure.
Sep. 30from KCRW Features
These are some interesting texts.
Oct. 4from Left, Right & Center
In a world in which global opinion reigns, public diplomacy rooted in nationalism and propaganda will not save us from pressing crises.
Sep. 27from Scheer Intelligence
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is speaking to reporters after meeting with the House Democratic caucus.
Sep. 24from News Stories
In 1950, America had the richest middle class in the world, but now U.S. workers face wage stagnation and historic wealth inequality.
Sep. 12from To the Point