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Goethe, Nasruddin…and Da’ish

by Modaser Shah “Mehr Licht (More light),” said Goethe. While, in the fable of the Lost Keys, Mullah Nasruddin points to the dark to look for lost keys, Goethe, captivated by the spirit of enlightenment, calls for more light. Get rid of all … Continue reading

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ISIS and the dead

by Modaser Shah Da’ISH, or ISIS, has claimed responsibility for a recent (4/19/2015)  suicide bombing in Jalalabad; the Taliban have condemned it. The latter are looking more & more like moderates in light of what the former is only too … Continue reading

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The Law of Human Nature

by Navid Zaidi In order to grasp the meaning of existence I must be in a position to study some privileged case of existence which is absolutely unquestionable and gives me assurance of a direct vision of Reality. Fortunately, I … Continue reading

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The Emergence of Religions of Earthly Salvation

by Navid Zaidi Nowadays,  humanity finds itself dramatically at odds with ancient religious doctrines which are steadily losing credibility. Among the youth in particular, matters are falling apart- manners and knowledge, the sense of history, interest in politics, acquaintance with … Continue reading

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