As humanity progressed it built machines that can do away with its hands and now, it is building programs that eventually aim to do away with its brains, the one thing that no other species on this planet can challenge
By painting the suffering of the Iranian people as a rage against Islam the Western media is not only misrepresenting these brave protests but demeaning them
An ambiguous law is a dangerous one because it allows for the concept to be misused, neglected or worse, weaponised. This is the reason why people are always left wondering how some injustices are justified by the nations who have drafted the law of rights and others are not...
The UAE is a vibrant example of how nations should navigate through crisis proving that it was not crippled by the pandemic but two years on it has become even better for it.
Loss of any innocent life is always grievable but as is the nature of analysis and the obligation of criticism the comparison of this loss is a requirement.
Almost a year in and the coronavirus has given us a new set of tests, the results of which must redefine our outlook on societies and humanity as a whole. As we analyse the statistical ebb and of those affected by the disease and watch as governments scramble for solutions tailored to their own societal fabric, we have come to hear the figures speak.
Humans are a peculiar creation made up of all things contradictory. Both of good and evil, of love and hate too, creatures capable of waging wars in the pursuit of peace and causing heinous hurt in the name of love.
Many in the Arab world were moved to rally in support and justly so. Social-media timelines were blacked out and the hashtag Black Lives Matter saw great contributions by enraged Arabs.
The mirror that COVID-19 has forced us to look into is one that has no cracks, it reflects reality in its harshest form and unless we truly look, and come out the other side changed human beings, all this agony would have been for nothing
The reality is, that such moments are taking place as I pen this article and as you are reading it, injustices committed by people on a massive scale are not confined to history books, they are happening right now. Meanwhile, we have become the people who the next generation will ask themselves about: how did we allow such events to happen?
Editor-in-Chief, Gulf Today News and Media.