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Arsalan Iftikhar

Arsalan Iftikhar


Arsalan Iftikhar

Arsalan Iftikhar is Senior Editor of The Islamic Monthly magazine



ARTICLES BY ARSALAN IFTIKHAR


First They Came for The Muslims

First They Came for The Muslims

We all know that “First they came for the Socialists” were Pastor Martin Niemoller’s famous
Abdul Sattar Edhi: A Muslim Mother Teresa

Abdul Sattar Edhi: A Muslim Mother Teresa

Although “Pakistan” literally means “land of the pure” in Urdu, if we were to objectively look a
America’s “Dirty Arab” Islamophobia Problem

America’s “Dirty Arab” Islamophobia Problem

Can you imagine if an Arab American man constantly harassed his White neighbors in Oklahoma with indefensible racial slu
Islamophobia is Cool in America Today

Islamophobia is Cool in America Today

By Arsalan Iftikhar AUTHORS NOTE: At the time of posting, the original title for this column was “Islamo
Hey Europe: Call Them Refugees (Not Migrants)!

Hey Europe: Call Them Refugees (Not Migrants)!

The terms “refugee” and “migrant” are being used interchangeably by government officials, mainst
Domestic Terrorism at UNC-Chapel Hill

Domestic Terrorism at UNC-Chapel Hill

Dear America, Could you imagine if 300 million of us Americans woke up one morning to the breaking news that a gun-wield
Muslim Rapper “Brother Ali” on Islam & Hip-Hop

Muslim Rapper “Brother Ali” on Islam & Hip-Hop

Recently, the American Muslim rapper known as “Brother Ali” (born Jason Douglas Newman) sat down with The Is
Dear Don Lemon: Thanks for Making Me Famous

Dear Don Lemon: Thanks for Making Me Famous

Apparently, we currently live in a “post-racial” America where a prominent national television news anchor c
Let’s Call ISIS “The Un-Islamic State”

Let’s Call ISIS “The Un-Islamic State”

Dear ISIS & Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, You are not “The Islamic State.” There is nothing Islamic about behead
My State Department Trip to Central Asia

My State Department Trip to Central Asia

The early 20th-century Yale geography professor Ellsworth Huntington once said that all of the “evidence points to