Articles by Yusuf Samad
Arab countries were once united against Israel in their support for the Palestinians. But some relationships have been quietly thawing for years. Now they’re talking normalisation. But what does that even mean?
Australia finds evidence of war crimes in Afghanistan inquiry. The four-year inquiry began after local media reported special forces had killed unarmed men and children.
Lockdown in the Gaza Strip: No stimulus checks, little food, and harsh police measures
An 82-year-old Muslim woman who became the face of a female-led protest against a controversial citizenship law in India’s capital New Delhi has been named to the list of the 100 Most Influential People in 2020 by US-based TIME magazine.
The United States has engaged in over eight major conflicts since it declared its War on Terror 19 years ago, in the wake of the September 11 attacks.
Many historians believe the richest man in the history of the world was Mansa Musa, an African Muslim king who ruled the ancient Malian Empire. We revisit his legendary story and what it means today.
As students return to universities around the world, four British-Somali students talk about navigating one of Britain’s most elite institutions: Cambridge University.
Laura described Islam as a "cancer on humanity" and said that Muslim candidates should not be allowed to hold office in America. She has called herself a "proud Islamophobe."
On 2 September, 2015, the body of a young boy was swept onto the shore of Bodrum in Turkey, embodying the refugee crisis flowing from Syria that year.
Muhammad Muhaymin Jr, who died in 2017 after being held down by Phoenix officers, is seen screaming ‘I can’t breathe’ in video.
This high school robotics team comprised of Afghan girls invent a low-cost ventilator for Coronavirus patients.
In 1947, the British Raj was partitioned into two independent states, India and Pakistan. Partition led to the migration of an estimated 15 million people and left up to two million dead.
John Oliver discusses the human rights abuses the Uighur people are facing at the hands of the Chinese government, and why those atrocities are worth our undivided attention.
Why more than a million Uighurs are being held in 're-education' camps?
Friday prayer has been held in the Hagia Sophia for the first time in 86 years, marking the reconversion of the Istanbul landmark into a mosque.
Apart from being the Arab world’s first Mars mission, the 'Hope Probe' will also witness the world’s first ever countdown in Arabic.
Stephen Miller is credited with shaping the racist immigration policies of President Trump, which include the zero-tolerance policy, also known as family separation, the Muslim ban and ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
This video explores Mehmed’s military genius through his war preparations and how he earned the famous tile of Muhammad Al-Fatih or Mehmed the Conqueror.
Life in a remote landscape known as the Valley of the Moon in Jordan
A tribute to the great Imam Abu Zakaria Yahya ibn Sharaf al-Nawawi. May Allah have mercy on him and grant him the Highest Station...
George Floyd Died After Police Knelt on His Neck During Arrest