Kashmir: Right of Self-Determination

The evolution of the right of self-determination has been one of the great normative narratives of the twentieth century. It was part of the visionary contributions of President Woodrow Wilson, who despite a deep-seated conservatism, seemed to have an uncontrollable tendency to give credibility to normative ideas that contained implications that carried far, far beyond his intentions. Ever since the …


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The Muslims Need to Serve the People

By Musa Bryant On the night of June 4th & the early morning of June 5th, 2011, I participated in the annual “AFSP: Out of the Darkness Overnight” Anti-Suicide walk, in New York City. I didn’t even realize how important this walk that I had committed myself to was, until I actually got to the starting point of the walk, …


A Champion of All Times

It was early in the morning when my brother woke me up. He told me to get up as it was the time to watch the man we loved so much and still do. TV was not common in Pakistan at that time. My father, on one of his European trips had bought one and got it shipped to Pakistan. …