Tag Archive: History

Jul 05 2013

Holocaust, Atheism and Islam

To keep a friend company I used to sit and read with him. We didn’t read a normal book, we read the Koran. I was young and still remembered most of my Arabic. And so we recited it. I didn’t understand the importance. I used to be Hafiz. A Living Koran, I could recite it …

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Apr 25 2013

Frankly Speaking About Anne Frank

America occupies a strange little world of its own. To the outsider it’s a land that’s filled with amazing things but whose inhabitants take it for granted. It’s a strange culture too. People often say “Avi! How can you comment on American culture when you aren’t even from there?” to which I respond with “I …

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