Despite efforts by human rights activists, journalists, and some members of Congress, the persecution of Shia Muslims in Bahrain continues.
In recent years, the Middle East has seen that the most inhumane actions are carried out against Shia Muslims, Christians and Ezidis.
Every single administration that steps into the White House has made the same mistake, proving the misunderstanding of anti-Shia bigotry.
Why did the United States start a war in Afghanistan? The Bush administration wanted to eliminate the terrorist threat of al-Qaida's leader, Osama bin Laden, following the September 11 Twin Tower attacks
Shia Muslims are oppressed in almost every country, even those where they are the majority.
One might conclude we live in a world where money of Saudis and political interest on western societies wins over human dignity
Next month millions will walk to Karbala. They walk to relive the memories of Hussain's sister Zeinab, the eyewitness survivor who would live to tell his story.
For more than twenty years, the United States has been a home to a special oral historical tradition that is growing in both popularity and scope in the Shia Muslim community.
The date September 11 now has three tragedies attached to it - The World Trade Center, Benghazi and the Hajj crane collapse. It is time for both East and West to mourn these tragedies
Use #612ShiaDay to increase the visibility of injustice against Shia Muslims on June 12.
For Shia Muslims, the term “jihad” means sacrificing your time and life to make the community better, not pledging to fight against others.
Iraq is key in regional stability. What takes place in Iraq directly or indirectly affects the entire region.
Iran with nuclear weapons means a fully ISIS controlled Middle East and the total destruction of Israel
The five minute video shows scores of Shia civilians storming out of a mosque as the rooms therein fill with smoke from tear gas canisters.
WASHINGTON, October 16, 2014 — In an interview with Al Hadath TV in June 2014, Sheikh Ahmad al-Qabisi, an Iraqi Sunni cleric, said, “if Sunni had strong leadership (Marja’) as Shia do, they could have gotten rid of all Shia in Iraq by now.” Al-Qabisi is well-known in Iraq as a Sunni intellectual cleric. He has accused Seyed ...
WASHINGTON, On July 7, 2021, top Biden administration officials very quietly met with Saudi Arabia’s deputy defense minister Prince Khalid bin Salman. The prince met with US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken and other US officials during his visit to Washington. The meeting taking place just months after a US intelligence report linked his brother, Saudi Crown Prince ...
With ISIS dominating the news, Muslims could use the Hajj season to find a solution to the issue of ISIS.
Shia Rights Watch sent a letter to President Barack Obama requesting his assistance in protecting the rights of Shia throughout the Middle East and South Asia.
The whole world might join us in the fight against ISIS, but the truth is until such groups no longer receive funds from Arab donors not much can be accomplished.
WASHINGTON, August 29, 2014 — Sunday August 24, 2014 the United Nations confirmed that it obtained evidence supporting the claim that 670 Shia inmates in the Badush prison in Mosul on June 10, 2014 according to the Guardian. Navi Pillay, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights noted that along with these brutal murders, forced conversions, ...