Majd Shafiq

Majd Shafiq is Jordanian. He has been working on Middle East capital markets for nearly twenty years. He consults for clients part time and blogs about life, religion and capital markets the other part. You can read his blog – and his poetry, at http://majdshafiq.blogspot.com  

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    Published in: openDemocracyUK
    Why immigration no longer works
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    Written by: Majd Shafiq All articles by Majd Shafiq

    By maintaining the moral and social umbilical cord with "home", modern communications technologies are causing major difficulties in the functioning of mass migration.

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    Published in: 50.50
    There is no honour in ‘honour killing’
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    Islam is more tolerant of male-female relationships than some would have us believe. The issue of ‘honour killing’ is not one of dishonour and immorality, but of disobedience and control. At the end of the day, one has to say what is right is right, and what is wrong is wrong. Honour killings are heinous crimes and are against anything and everything that is holy in this life.

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