Posts tagged "Umar Farooq"
A round-up of recent religion and media stories in the news.
Umar Farooq reports from Pakistan and China on the history and present of Uyghur Muslims.
From Pakistan, Umar Farooq looks at the diminishing political role of Sufi saints and shrines in a rapidly urbanizing Pakistan.
Press accounts about Muslims in Chiapas state have failed to understand the complexity of faith in the region, writes Umar Farooq, reporting from Mexico on faith, justice and the Zapatista movement.