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Lebanon’s presidential election, under negotiation

In the United States, when the time comes to elect a president, it takes years of campaigning, elaborate programs and live debates like the one we witnessed last night, to form an opinion about the president one would like to vote for. In Lebanon, when the time comes to elect a president, it takes years […]

Boy to be executed for Underage Homosexual Act, Take Ation!

The news was circulating the Persian media [Persian] and now has been announced by Amnesty International as a call for urgent action. Please link to the story and inform others. This has to be stopped. Child offender Makwan Moloudzadeh, an Iranian Kurd, is believed to be at risk of imminent execution. He has reportedly been […]

MP’s Website attacks Kamangir

Alef, a web site which represents a major group of conservatives in the Parliament, mentioned to be run by a top-ranking MP, published a piece about Kamangir yesterday [Persian]. In the report, the author writes, A blogger claims that Fars News and Press TV have assigned false sentences to the Norwegian Foreign Minister [referring to: […]

The killing of my friend Rami

The last time I saw Rami we were at the beach near Gaza City. A group of us were in the water and I was trying to force Rami under water. Rami was a big man, weighing at least twice what I do, needless to say, I did not manage to get him to budge. […]

Eid Mubarak

Arabisto.com offers wishes of peace and joy to everyone who is celebrating Eid al-Fitr. This joyous holiday is observed by Muslims throughout the world and symbolizes the end of the holy month of Ramadan. Our writers and staff are committed to building bridges of understanding between Muslims, Christians and Jews. Please join our efforts to […]

A letter to Arabisto.com readers: Support the OneVoice Movement

A letter to Arabisto.com readers: Support the OneVoice Movement By: Nadia Gergis NEW YORK — October 2, 2007 (Arabisto.com): Arabisto.com was founded in September 2006 and since then I have always refrained from asking Arabisto.com readers to support, join or endorse any agencies and their endeavors for peace. Today I ask, and hope that you can […]