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    OPINION: Silence on Palestine is complicity

OPINION: Silence on Palestine is complicity

BRETT HERRON writes that ‘nobody with even a moderately developed sense of compassion and justice can fail to be moved by the scenes of injustice in Palestine.’ IT has become a global cliché to describe Israel as an apartheid state, but when we level this charge from South Africa we
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    Could the aftermath of the lockdown be used to spark renewal?

Could the aftermath of the lockdown be used to spark renewal?

The way the world functions in the new normal reality could also be redesigned to do away with the practices that have brought us to a dangerous point with regard to global warming and climate change, writes ZAHID JADWAT. AT first, it may sound incredibly bizarre to suggest that the

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Living Islam
    Shaikh Seraj Hendricks on the history of tasawwuf at the Cape

Shaikh Seraj Hendricks on the history of tasawwuf at the Cape

In this second part of the series on the Master’s thesis of the late Shaikh Seraj Hendricks, DR AUWAIS RAFUDEEN analyses the shaikh’s account of the history of tasawwuf at

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International News
    Israel has no Right to Exist

Israel has no Right to Exist

DR PAUL HENDLER critiques the concept of a sovereign state’s ‘Right to Exist’. This is an executive summary of an in-depth article (http://muslimviews.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Israel-has-no-right-to-exist-Dr-P-Hendler-Part-1.pdf). THE Boycott Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement

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    Saru Sacos Legends: towards healing our fractured country

Saru Sacos Legends: towards healing our fractured country

SEDICK CROMBIE SOUTH Africa’s 24 years of democracy has brought forth many positive developments as the country strives to build a society based on universal human rights and the dignity
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    Cold front driving: tips for safer driving

Cold front driving: tips for safer driving

The country has certainly moved into winter with bitterly cold weather, with Cape Town already battling cold and rain, Eastern Cape getting its first snowfall of the season and Gauteng
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Lifestyle
    Islamic perspective on sexual abuse of children and adolescents

Islamic perspective on sexual abuse of children and adolescents

Dr ESHAAM PALMER dealt with the prevalence and seriousness of sexual abuse of children and adolescents in the Muslim community, in the first part of this series. In part two,

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    Booklets on basics of salaah and fasting released by DU Centre

Booklets on basics of salaah and fasting released by DU Centre

WE live in a time of speed and haste. Ramadaan is a month that offers us a few additional moments for reflection, contemplation and learning. Still, we find ourselves looking
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