If the real intellectual and heart-cleansing message of Islam is not publicized or promoted, then the field is left to the belligerents and deadly aspirants of Armageddon. Why do beautiful things have such a hard time being noticed? Can't we try a bit harder to get back on that "Peace Train" again?
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On the night that Yusuf Islam, the artist formerly known as Cat Stevens, kicked off his first American tour in 38 years, there were many of us at the show who were excited to hear the music but wondering aloud about the performer's politics.
In a letter to the Toronto Star, Yusuf confessed that he has been plagued by “dragon-sized myths” and “unsavoury controversies
Yusuf, let's talk about your new album Tell 'Em I'm Gone. It seems like you're saying something larger with it overall.
I often figure those who know me from PTA or the bus stop or the grocery store would naturally assume I would condemn criminals and bad guys and extremists of every sort, but apparently, since I'm Muslim, the condemnation has to be signed, sealed and delivered to make it stick.
Get your bags together Go bring your good friends too 'Cause it's getting nearer It soon will be with you Oh, peace train
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Mine is the sunlight, mine is the morning Born of the one light, Eden saw play Praise with elation, praise every morning
For every inspirational speech introducing yet a new more inventive product than the last, Jobs, so focused on his vision, loses his connection to those who love him. That is what makes him so compelling a figure, so flawed; in Joshua Michael Stern's film, he's in a league with Picasso.