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August 2012

Revolution: Muslims Marching Towards Victory

The uprisings in the Muslim world were caused by a set of conditions, causes, and motivations. But before we discuss the current uprisings, the casual observer of the last 100 years of history in the Muslim world can come to one conclusion: there is an increasing desire to resume the Islamic way of life. The […]

The Blessed Syrian Revolution

“Woe to the makers of the pit (of fire), fire supplied (abundantly) with fuel. Behold! They sat over against the (fire), and they witnessed (all) that they were doing against the Believers. And they ill-treated them for no other reason than that they believed in God, Exalted in Power, Worthy of all Praise!” TMQ 85:4-8 […]

Mohammad Morsi & the Muslim Brotherhood

“The deen is naseehah,” the people asked to whom oh Prophet of Allah? the Prophet replied; “to Allah and to his book, to his messenger and the leaders of the ummah and to the people.” Bukhari Mohamed Morsi was sworn in as the president of Egypt on Saturday 30th June 2012. This was a unique […]

Ramadan

Remembrance & Revival O beloved Muslim Brothers and Sisters: We Brothers and Sisters at The Shield join you in thanking Allah (swt) for blessing us to welcome another month of Ramadaan.  We thank Allah (swt) for allowing us another opportunity to purify our hearts, focus our minds, and strengthen our actions for His (swt) Sake. […]

World News

250,000 Yemeni Kids Face Starvation: UNICEF The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has warned that severe famine and malnutrition threaten the lives of nearly 250,000 children in Yemen. “250,000 children today in Yemen are at the risk of dying or having lifelong consequences if we don’t act immediately,” said Gert Kapelari of the […]

National News

US Military to Spend $40m on Guantanamo Prison Renovation The US military has planned to install a $40 million fiber optic cable between the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba and the US mainland, indicating the US government will continue holding the notorious facility. The project is aimed at bringing “the infrastructure of the naval base […]

Final Word

To Muslims in Syria! To the Muslims in al-Sham (Syria), in Homs, Dara’a, Idlib, Dimashq, Hama, Der el-Zor. and in Halab (Allepo), as well as all of the blessed land of al-Sham! We feel your pain, and our hearts break everyday when we see your suffering. We cry everyday for you … but we also […]