Posts Tagged ‘ramadan’

Last month President Obama hosted an iftar dinner at the White House in honor of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting for Muslims. The transcript of that speech can be found here. Last year, for his speech of 2010, he made an historical error that few have challenged him about, and he said it no […]

Hugh Fitzgerald at Jihad Watch today posted an excellent analysis of President Obama’s iftar speech delivered Friday August 13 at the White House. To whet your appetite, here are the opening few paragraphs. The entire article is well worth the read for an understanding of how our administration, and the major media outlets, are determined […]

Four days ago, on August 13, 2010, President Obama hosted an iftar dinner at the White House as other past Presidents have done. After some time of digesting his speech, I have just a few simple comments that I feel the need to share. For the full text of his speech, see this article at […]

Ramadan, the Muslim month of fasting, begins Wednesday August 11 and continues until the end of September 9. During this month, Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset (based on the ability to distinguish a black thread from a white one). It is a time of communal devotion to the Muslim god Allah, and a time […]