Ramy

Author's details

Name: Ramy Osman
Date registered: February 7, 2012
URL: http://www.muslims4liberty.org/author/ramyos/

Latest posts

  1. The Call to Freedom 1-17-2016 — July 5, 2017
  2. Q&A: Is There a Concept of a State in Islam? — April 11, 2017
  3. CATO Event: Islamic Liberalism: Real or False Hope? — April 9, 2017
  4. Obama’s Eloquence Fails to Hide His Evil Legacy — January 16, 2017
  5. Trumps Aggression is an American Profession — November 11, 2016

Most commented posts

  1. When Humanity Has Failed You, The Only Thing Left to Do: A Guantanamo Call to Prayer — 46 comments
  2. Islam and Liberty: A Comparative Analysis — 30 comments
  3. If the Taliban are not responsible for 9-11, then why are we still fighting them? — 9 comments
  4. School Boards, Muslim Agendas, Bigotry, and National Security — 8 comments
  5. Ron Paul, the anti-war candidate — 6 comments

Author's posts listings

Feb 23 2013

Loudoun County School Board Public Hearings Used by Islamophobes to Spread Hate

By Ramy Osman, VA-M4L February, 2013   There is currently a charter school application that has been submitted to the Loudoun County Public School (LCPS) Board. The applicants are mainly American-Turkish Muslim educators who want to open a Math & IT Academy in Loudoun county Virginia. This would be a secular school, known as a …

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Dec 25 2012

Will Coley Awarded the 2012 Liberty Inspiration Award

[UPDATE] By Ramy Osman January 4, 2012 Libertycandidates.com has announced the winners of the 2012 Liberty Inspiration Award. 175 people were nominated for the award. 540 votes were cast (by people emailing a statement of who they nominate). One of the nominees was our own Muslim liberty activist, William Coley. Awards were given to the …

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Dec 11 2012

M4L Feature in Illume Magazine Sparks National Media Interest

By Ramy Osman On December 10, 2012, Illume Magazine featured an article putting the spotlight on Director William Coley and the Muslims4Liberty organization. The feature is titled: “New Muslim Movement Challenges Islamophobia on Home Turf“. The article by Carl Berg, traces how the Tea Party and some of their anti-Islam tactics have actually contributed to …

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Nov 10 2012

If the Taliban are not responsible for 9-11, then why are we still fighting them?

By Ramy Osman November 2012 For it to be the longest war in American history, it’s difficult to explain what the Afghanistan War is really about. Just like in Iraq, the reasons used to justify this war have changed over the years because people are either too arrogant or too ignorant to admit a mistake. …

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Oct 11 2012

Reclaiming Principles from a Mobocracy

By Ramy Osman October 2012      As we approach another presidential election, people once again fool themselves into thinking their only choice is between a Republican or a Democrat. As they often say, “it’s the lesser of two evils”; As if these are the only parties they have to choose from. As if there …

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Sep 25 2012

Recommendations for Muslim Americans in the 2012 Elections

By M4L Staff For the 2012 presidential elections, and for all other elections, Muslims for Liberty (M4L) takes the position that voting is useful only if a person can place a vote knowing that they are contributing to the promotion and preservation of peace, justice and liberty. This is an ethics-based approach to voting. If …

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Aug 11 2012

American Supremacy Disorder

By Ramy Osman August 2012   My wife forwarded an article to me called “10 Things Most Americans Don’t Know About America”. The author, Mark Manson, talks about his realization that America is not as great as Americans think it to be. He views America as his “alcoholic brother”, and that he needs to take …

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Jul 26 2012

Islam and Liberty: A Comparative Analysis

The following is an adaptation of a lecture frequently given by William Coley, Director of  Muslims for Liberty. The name of the lecture is “Islam and Liberty”. In it, he explores the historical roots of the “essential rights” (also known as the “natural rights of man”), and how they have striking similarities with maqasid al-shariah …

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Jul 08 2012

Evolution of the Muslim Vote in America

By Ramy Osman Also published as an op-ed in the Muslim Link Paper July 2012   A number of surveys and studies clearly show that historically, Muslim Americans lean more towards the Democratic Party. By looking at Muslim voting behavior over the years, we can try to identify patterns. We can also pose some questions …

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Jun 24 2012

M4L participates in “Ramadan Gifts for Prisoners”

  Muslims4Liberty participated in a charity project run by NCPCF (National Coalition to Protect Civil Freedoms). The “Ramadan Gifts for Prisoners” set a goal of donating $100 dollars to 100 inmates before Ramadan. $100 will be put into the commissary account of each inmate which will allow them to purchase special items during Ramadan. I’m …

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Jun 15 2012

Primary Candidate Endorsement by Virginia-M4L

By Ramy Osman June 2012   Tuesday June 12, 2012 was a primary election day in Virginia. There were a number of district primaries around the state for US House of Representatives, and there was also a state-wide Republican primary for US Senate. Three of the primary races had a liberty-minded candidate. One candidate was …

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Apr 25 2012

Ron Paul and the Israeli Capital

Originally published as an op-ed in the Muslim Link Paper By Ramy Osman April 2012         Being an election year, candidates pandering to interest groups is in full swing. One “interest group” that has not been pandered to is the Muslim-American community. We’ve actually been politically quarantined. But another interest group that …

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Feb 23 2012

2012 Muslim Vote for Ron Paul

By Ramy Osman February 2012 Adapted from my Lettert-to-the-Editor in the MuslimLink Paper. For the 2012 presidential campaign season, Muslims once again find themselves in a challenging position. Many are apprehensive about politics and politicians because our community has repeatedly been burned on a national level for the past 11 years. It is true that …

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Jan 31 2012

Is Ron Paul Racist? What is Institutional Racism?

. Is Ron Paul Racist? And What is Institutional Racism? By Ramy Osman January 2012     Ron Paul has been a medical doctor since 1961 and a Texas congressman since 1976.  In both of his professions, no one has ever accused him of being racist or making racist comments. But lately, there have been …

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Jan 31 2012

Ron Paul, the anti-war candidate

How can  a vote for Ron Paul be your voice against the Afghanistan War? A Message to Muslim Americans. By Ramy Osman January 2012           The current American political climate has embraced the concept of a perpetual war against an exaggerated terrorist threat. But many Americans, including military personnel, are tired …

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