God is in the gurdwara by Nejoud Al-Yagout As a local, I am acquainted with our lack of religious tolerance. I heard about a Hindu temple that was raided a couple of years ago, with twenty-five Hindus deported for being spiritual. I know that though we call Jews People of the Book, we still don’t […]Read more "God is in the gurdwara"
In the last couple of months, as Earth continues to spin on its axis, as the world gets hotter in the summer and colder in the winter, in a tiny country on a tiny planet in a vast, ever-expanding universe, a couple of members of society have decided to take matters into their own hands […]Read more "Who You Gonna Call? Gay-busters?"
Click on the link below to purchase Nejoud Al-Yagout’s second novel: When the Haboob Sings. https://www.amazon.com/When-Haboob-Sings-Nejoud-Al-Yagout/dp/1642376086/ref=sr_1_fkmrnull_1?keywords=when+the+haboob+sings&qid=1558542743&s=books&sr=1-1-fkmrnull PRESS RELEASE Nejoud Al-Yagout Releases Second Novel Writer and founder of Co-Exist Kuwait releases her second novel When the Haboob Sings. Kuwait – Nejoud Al-Yagout released her groundbreaking second novel When the Haboob Sings from Gatekeeper Press. Book Description: When Dunya Khair writes […]Read more "Press Release"
Dear Brothers and Sisters, There is a lot of pain on this planet. Radicals on all ends of the spectrum are attacking one another. And those of us caught in the crossfire watch flabbergasted, helpless. But we are not helpless. We may feel fragile at the moment, but we are not helpless. Oh, it’s a […]Read more "Oh, Brothers and Sisters!"
No citizen would ever willingly seek asylum unless a situation arises which deems it necessary to leave. That was the case with Rahaf Al-Qanoon, who “confessed” to leaving the fold of Islam. She reminded the world that even in 2019 a person could be killed for apostasy, and the public condemnation she received on Twitter is […]Read more "It’s Time: Awakening O’Clock"
There seems to be a disconcerting new trend of raids and cancellations of events in Kuwait lately. The first raid occurred at a 3D shop selling figurines (deemed cult idols) by a board of men who raided the shop and closed it down. Everyone in this country knows that selling cult idols is not permitted […]Read more "Statue-tory and Such"
Have you ever prayed with your Hindu neighbor or tried Buddhist meditation? Have you ever read a verse of the Koran to a Muslim or quoted the Bible to your Christian brother or sister? Have you ever asked your Sikh friend what he believes in? What about a Jain? Did you consider taking out your […]Read more "Tell me"