18 Feb 2009

LISTEN TO MODERATE MUSLIMS

Syria may follow Iran, be taken over by Muslim Extremists should world fail to act The Middle East is engaged today in a battle for its soul and the decisions acted upon by the new Obama and Israeli administrations will either defer a Muslim Renaissance by offering an olive branch

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13 Jan 2009

WILL ARABS LEARN WAR LESSON?

Can Muslims engineer coexistence instead of inventing “resistance?” Farid Ghadry One cannot but wonder, watching the demise of Hamas, if the outcome of this war is more of a lesson for Arabs or Israelis. What experiences can we draw from a war against a supposed enemy whose power and knowledge

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01 Jan 2009

ARABS MUST DECIDE

Farid Ghadry says Arabs must be ones to stop Hamas, which embodies everything wrong in Mideast today During this Israeli campaign to silence the terror of Hamas, one can discern two voices coming out of the Middle East against or in support of the Gaza operations. The boisterous voices are

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30 Oct 2008

Assad and Street Demonstrations

It is not unusual in Syria to see large demonstrations against the United States or whomever is the enemy of the day is. We have grown accustomed to these because we understand their motives and how they happen. Demonstrations start with a very simple premise: Build fear, build hate. In

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24 Sep 2007

Stop coddling Assad

Instead of reassuring Syrian president, Israel should prepare for his collapse Only two weeks after Israel reportedly carried out what looks like a daring raid on some Syrian nuclear site deemed too dangerous for Israel not to react, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert offered an olive branch to Syrian President Bashar

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04 Aug 2007

Why I Admire Israel – Part 4

Washington DC, August 4, 2007/Reform Syria Blog – Farid Ghadry/ — Our trip to Israel was fascinating. The people. The country. The common sense prevailing in a nation that has never known peace mostly because of Arab rulers’ refusal to recognize it, the majority of which are themselves recognized by

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