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China's sometimes-pragmatic approach toward shariah law: my Q&A in the New York Times with…
Sep 6, 2016
In this interview with Beijing Youth Daily , I talk about the upcoming publication of A Mosque in…
Dec 4, 2015
My NYT Sinosphere blog Q&A with writer Nick Holdstock on his new book on the Uighurs of…
Aug 13, 2015
Continuing the "Talking About China" series for the NYR blog, here's part 2 of the Q&A with…
Aug 18, 2014
Here's the dipsy-doodly cover of the just-released Italian edition of A Mosque in Munich. It was my…
Nov 17, 2011
The current issue of Middle Eastern Quarterly has  this essay  by me on how Europe's Islamists…
Oct 9, 2011
[/caption]As the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 anniversary approaches, we still have little idea…
Aug 30, 2011
The Indonesian edition of A Mosque in Munich is now out. It was a lot of fun to meet the local…
May 5, 2011
This picture of President Eisenhower meeting with, among others, one of the leaders of the Muslim…
Feb 5, 2011
The upheaval in North Africa and the Middle East is focusing attention on the Muslim Brotherhood.…
Feb 4, 2011
Click on the little German flag on the right-hand bar and you'll land at  the new German home page.…
Feb 4, 2011
The German edition of A Mosque in Munich is out. Coming soon will be a German page on this site but…
Jan 24, 2011
The debate about the ground-zero mosque has polarized Americans. Here's  my take in USA Today  on…
Aug 22, 2010
I guess we can debate why it took nearly a decade, but here's my take,  fwiw :
Aug 10, 2010