“Moreover, the most profitable sector of the private-prison business is composed of immigrant detention centers. One can therefore understand why the most repressive anti-immigrant legislation in the United States was drafted by private-prison companies…”
I praise Christianity in our Arab community for their loyalty to social liberalism.
Islam is a socially liberal and collectively egalitarian philosophy.
This Wahhabi Saudi twist is dogma and is likened to Limbaugh’s Christianity.
Let us show the world the truth and enlightenment of intellectual islam; and how it is incompatible with extremism and political control.
Was it not Prophet Muhammad who sought to weed out the dogma and supremacy of his contemporary religious groups?
Peace Be Upon Him.
Our duty as liberal and open-minded Muslims is to purify the image of Islam by advertising our egalitarianism, freedom and artistic inspiration.
May Syria, Lebanon, Egypt and Iraq be free of the political dogma of fanatical Islam and western expansionism.
Long live the legacy of liberalism (not neoliberalism) and the Christian traditions of the Middle East. Islam and Christianity have birthed the most beautiful gifts in the Middle East and it will be these two cultures which protect it.
RIP to Saba7.
Tonight is of great importance to the immigrants of America, however tonights speech by President Obama and the subsequent policy changes and announced reforms will have far-reaching implications that extend beyond the borders of America; even beyond the confines of the immigration issue itself.
It will affect the economy certainly. In the bigger picture, this effect will likely be positive.
More importantly, this will affect the lives of human beings who have been ostracized from society and even their families. Basic human rights which they have been denied will finally be directly addressed by the President of the United States.