What happened to Islam's 'sublime' culture?

Jul 14, 2013 Full story: The News Journal 21

Hisham Melhem, a prominent Lebanese journalist, recalls an emotional visit to the Great Mosque of Cordoba in southern Spain last May. With tears in his eyes, he found himself wondering how the Arab Muslim genius of a thousand years ago had veered in modern times toward such chaos and repression ...

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Bilbao, Spain

#23 Jul 19, 2013
I know about this battle because the commander of Castile´s army in this battle was the first mayor of my city and the first governor of my province.
This commander was "Don Diego Lopez de Haro".
And if you sometime visit my city, Bilbao, if you go by car you will see the statue in the entrance of the city.

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