Mothering a Muslim

Nazia Erum The author Nazia Erum exposes how Muslim children in Delhi’s private schools are taunted, insulted and sometimes violently attacked by their classmates because of their religion, although teachers and principals look the other way. Erum interviews several children, parents and teachers to reveal patterns of prejudice. Juggernaut, 248 pages, Rs 399 Thank you for reading: […]

Mothering a Muslim

Nazia Erum The author Nazia Erum exposes how Muslim children in Delhi’s private schools are taunted, insulted and sometimes violently attacked by their classmates because of their religion, although teachers and principals look the other way. Erum interviews several children, parents and teachers to reveal patterns of prejudice. Juggernaut, 248 pages, Rs 399 Thank you for reading: […]

Mothering a Muslim

Nazia Erum The author Nazia Erum exposes how Muslim children in Delhi’s private schools are taunted, insulted and sometimes violently attacked by their classmates because of their religion, although teachers and principals look the other way. Erum interviews several children, parents and teachers to reveal patterns of prejudice. Juggernaut, 248 pages, Rs 399 Thank you for reading: […]

Mothering a Muslim

Nazia Erum The author Nazia Erum exposes how Muslim children in Delhi’s private schools are taunted, insulted and sometimes violently attacked by their classmates because of their religion, although teachers and principals look the other way. Erum interviews several children, parents and teachers to reveal patterns of prejudice. Juggernaut, 248 pages, Rs 399 Thank you for reading: […]

Hamblin & Peterson: Where Jews, Muslims have lived in relative harmony

To people pondering with dismay the situation in today’s Middle East, it may seem strange that less than a century ago Jews and Muslims frequently lived together in relative harmony. But the Jews of Morocco, with a 2,000 year presence in the region, bring a classic example. Though its precise location is unknown, the land […]

Hamblin & Peterson: Where Jews, Muslims have lived in relative harmony

To people pondering with dismay the situation in today’s Middle East, it may seem strange that less than a century ago Jews and Muslims frequently lived together in relative harmony. But the Jews of Morocco, with a 2,000 year presence in the region, bring a classic example. Though its precise location is unknown, the land […]

Is bitcoin permissible in Islam? Muslims disregard clerics’ warnings and invest

Mustafa Ergin, a shopkeeper, sits in the back of a crowded audience in Istanbul listening to a panel of economists speaking about cryptocurrencies. Ergin, 42, who owns a corner store nearby, has funded the last few months agonizing over whether he should invest in bitcoin. “I have not bought anything yet, but I want to […]

Is bitcoin permissible in Islam? Muslims disregard clerics’ warnings and invest

Mustafa Ergin, a shopkeeper, sits in the back of a crowded audience in Istanbul listening to a panel of economists speaking about cryptocurrencies. Ergin, 42, who owns a corner store nearby, has funded the last few months agonizing over whether he should invest in bitcoin. “I have not bought anything yet, but I want to […]