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Muhammad Ali, fourth from right, at the Hussein Mosque in Cairo in 1964 in a scene from 'The Trials of Muhammad Ali,' playing this weekend at the Detroit Film Theatre.
From Israel to Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the myriad Gulf statelets, the perception that Washington has thrown in its lot with the Iranian-led Shia world - Syria and Hezbollah, plus Iraq - is unmistakable.
For decades, the religious Jews who bucked a rabbinic ban and visited a Muslim holy site in Jerusalem where the ancient Jewish temple once stood were seen by many as a fanatic fringe.
In civilized, democratic countries, secularism means not only a respectful separation between church and state but also freedom of religion.
Image 1 of 14: Fatalism: When you ask an Arab if they are able to do something, they might frequently say Inshallah, .
On December 8, over a thousand citizens of France demonstrated in Paris about their disgust with the millions of Muslims embedded in their nation by unwise immigration.
How Muslims and Christians think about one another is one of the most significant issues of our time.
This undated 2013 photo shows students at the Princess Nora University in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, which claims to be the largest women's-only campus in the world where females can walk around freely without the traditional Saudi black abaya and face veil.
Yes, I know, Peter O'Toole was a great actor. But let's face it: he is known as a great actor primarily because he played a Western Arabist who helped unite the most dangerous forces of Islam together against the Turks.
A 72-year-old British doctor is in prison in Pakistan for "posing as a Muslim", charges that reveal an escalating ideological fight that often spills over into violence, Reuters reported.
Abdul Razat gives a welcome to the guests as the Masjid Al-Salam, the "Mosque of Peace," has its formal opening that included an invitation to public officials at the midday prayer Friday.
'Religious fundamentalism is not a marginal phenomenon in Western Europe,' concluded a December 9, 2013, press release of the Berlin Social Science Center with respect to European Muslims in particular.
For almost two millennia Christian communities have lived in Iraq, Syria, Egypt and elsewhere in the Middle East.
Turmoil in Egypt has led to one of the worse persecutions of the country's Coptic Christians in their nearly 2,000-year history The following is a script from "The Copts" which aired on Dec. 15, 2013.
Sukuk demand seen as rising as Islamic banks seek alternative to interest-paying bonds under regulatory need for more high-quality equity Davide Barzilai, of law firm Norton Rose Fulbright, says the government's timing is right for the launch of bonds structured to meet Islamic requirements.
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 3, 12:50 p.m. PST -- With some 47 million people living in poverty, 50 million without health insurance, millions jobless and millions more underemployed, President Barak Obama could be less circumspect and more passionate about stimulating our economy.