Sufyan bin Uzayr

Sufyan bin Uzayr is the author of Sufism: A Brief History. He writes for several print and online publications, and regularly blogs about issues of contemporary relevance at Political Periscope.

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Isaac Gideon

South Sudan: Nothing but Violence

  • Eric Bridiers

    Can Diplomacy Work in the Middle East?

  • Arsenie Coseac

    Things are Getting Worse in South Sudan

  • RIA Novosti

    Can Putin Weather a Sliding Ruble?

  • Drone

    Malala and Nabeela, Two Worlds Apart

  • Washington, DC

    Discussing American Democracy

  • Google

    Scotland’s Failed Referendum in Context

  • Robin Williams

    Robin Williams and Social Media

  • Al Jazeera

    The Extremism of Buddhism in Myanmar

  • Reuters

    Scottish Independence is Long Overdue

  • via Youtube

    Remembering the 1995 Srebrenica Massacre

  • Bishkek

    Kyrgyzstan’s Moment to Move Past Regional and Ethnic Divides and Realize Unity

  • Google

    Will Iraq be Sunni Caliphate or Shiite Imamate?

  • Albert González Farran

    Sudan Poses a Solution to South Sudan’s Instability

  • Map

    The UAE’s Preservation of the Status Quo

  • Hannah McNeish/IRIN

    South Sudan’s fragile Existence

  • Google

    As the European Union Reconsiders Russian Natural Gas, Qatar Waits in the Wings

  • Vitruvian Man

    Are Muslims Anti-Science?

  • Claude Truong-Ngoc

    Open Letter to Aung San Suu Kyi

  • European Council

    Russian Sanctions look Great but they’re a Dead-End

  • Eskinder Debebe

    Crimea Joins Russia, what International Law Suggests

  • RIA Novosti

    For Sochi’s 20,000+ Muslims, Thanks But No Thanks

  • Khin Maung Win/AP

    Lack of Accountability in Myanmar

  • Dave Stanley

    South Sudan: Growing Pains or a Failed State?

  • Eskinder Debebe

    Despite its Problems, Tajikistan Carries On

  • Mark Garten

    Deep Divisions within Yemen undercut any Chance at Reconciliation

  • Marvel

    Meet Kamala Khan: Marvel’s Muslim Superhero

  • Collage

    Is this Rouhani’s Gorbachev Moment?

  • Associated Press

    Is an Eastern Europe Spring in the Offering?

  • Ayman Oghanna

    On Revolutions and Protests

  • Keso S

    Nepal’s Rocky Road

  • K.M. Chaudary

    Can Nawaz Sharif Save Pakistan?

  • Rowan El Shimi

    What’s Next in Egypt?