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An Iraqi's Perspective

A Man Apart: Basam Ridha

December 2nd, 2008 by Catherine Lyons | Comments Off

A Man Apart: Basam Ridha

Basam Ridha has thrived in Southern California since 1987, but leaves his Arabic oasis in San Dimas for the dangers of the Baghdad Green Zone for 80 percent of the year. by Catherine Lyons


Imam Sayed Moustafa al-Qazwini

December 2nd, 2008 by Lara Coger | Comments Off

Imam Sayed Moustafa al-Qazwini

Over the past five years, SoCal based Imam Sayed Moustafa al-Qazwini has lent a helping hand in rebuilding his native Iraq. by Lara Coger