Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » Opinion (Page 4)

Rethink it

Salaam Alyakum Mr Al-Awadhi and first of all Ramadan Mubarak insha’Allah to you and your family. Just the other day I was planning to write an article thanking you for…

Ramadan shows and the ‘lost generation’

Just a few days then the holy month of Ramadan will arrive, may Allah bless the Arab and Muslim nations with it. In these blessed days that we live in…

A Second Nakba

Hi guys, Ramadan is coming so I wanted to greet you. For some time now, I’ve shunned away from writing. I’m sure you did not miss me. I hope you…

What’s next?

A very strong and silly rumor recently spread about creating a new position in Kuwait’s political leadership, and that is the position of ‘Deputy Crown Prince.’ Well, this rumor has…

The Ugly Truth

The op-ed of Jassim Al-Boodai last June 12 for Al-Rai newspaper was the most exciting topic in Kuwait on social media sites during the weekend. It had a bold title,…

Up In Smoke

Believe it or not, the smoking ban law in Kuwait is now 20 years old. I did not know about the existence of the law or its enforcement, because it…

Where do Kuwait donations go?

Everyone looked very elegant. The table in front of them was lined with European fizzy water and they all enjoyed a five-star hotel buffet during the break. Their speech sounded…

Daesh Defeats Arab Intellectuals

It is clear that the “Arab Spring” only brought to Arab intellectuals (both Islamists and liberals) psychological defeat and intellectual setback to a point that their analyses were wrong, and…

Bonded Shepherds

The death of an Indian shepherd about a week ago prompted a backlash by the Indian Embassy here. A press statement called on all Indian citizens not to work as…

No freedom for Ghosts

The recently approved cybercrime law is an absolutely up-to-date step towards enabling the state to fight new types of techno-crimes resulting from the excessive use of the internet and data…

Kicked out of a Plane!

It’s summer and time for vacations! For most families with kids, this is the right time to go on a holiday. We all agree and understand this, but most travelers…

Masala chai*

Upon an invitation from my lifelong friend Abu Abdullah, we went to have masala chai and chapatti in a popular Indian restaurant. We had a funny chat and discussed many…