In the March 21, 2018 Toronto Star, I read about the heroic FBI’s actions to save us from Abdulrahman El Bahnasawy, yet another mentally-ill, substance-abusing Arab Muslim youth. It had all the elements of the other “terrorism” plots, including a confidential informant and deliberate FBI actions to induce the youth into actions which would allow the US government to charge him with more serious offenses. It had the added element of Canadian government cooperation to facilitate prosecution and maximization of punishment. Of course, all of this contributes to a climate of hatred and fear of Arabs in particular and Muslims in general, and, sadly, for all non-whites for many people in North America. But I’ve complained a whole lot on this blog & my other blog about why the War on Terror is in fact a tactic of white supremacy. Continue reading
Through the Rosetta Stone Foundation, I volunteered to translate a document on behalf of the Special Olympics from English to Arabic. Here is the English document, and here is my translation. If you have suggestions/corrections, send them to me by e-mail. If you send me the MS Word document, remember to use Track Changes.
I sing this, and my voice is not good. Nevertheless, if you can suggest improvements in the words, please do so.
معذرة من صوتي غير الجميل و لكن الرجاء إرسال اقتراحاتكم لتحسين الكلام