Yuram Abdullah Weiler


  • Post 9/11 America: Islam and Muslims still suspect 2020-09-11 19:11

    By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

    Post 9/11 America: Islam and Muslims still suspect

    Nineteen years have passed by since a rogue band of extremists hijacked four passenger airplanes and executed a multi-pronged attack on the symbols of American hegemony. Muslims were immediately eyed with great suspicion and these fears were amplified by U.S. politicians in a misguided attempt to capitalize on the public’s shock and outrage. Over the interceding years Americans’ negative attitudes toward and perceptions of Islam and Muslims has only worsened.

  • Ashura 2020-09-04 18:13

    By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

    The reality of Ashura versus the reality show of America

    “Every day is Ashura and every land is Karbala.” —Imam Jafar Sadiq (AS)1

  • Yuram Abdullah Weiler 2020-06-21 12:11

    By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

    Anti-racism protests in view of Ayatollah Khamenei’s letter to Western youth

    Uprisings decrying racism and injustices perpetrated and perpetuated by police have erupted in hundreds of U.S. cities and towns, and spread to numerous cities in North America and Europe. Initially triggered by the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 25, 2020, protests have expanded to embrace the broader cause of eliminating racism and injustices embedded in Western capitalist governments.

  • Journalist and senior editor Yuram Abdullah Weiler poses at his home in Las Cruces, New Mexico. 2020-05-04 11:10

    By Seyyed Mostafa Mousavi Sabet

    A heart full of affection for Iran beats in U.S.

    What words and phrases can describe the kindness of a man who has begun his every day over the past 12 years after his namaz by editing articles for the Tehran Times fi sabilillah – for the sake of Allah? He is Brother Yuram Abdullah Weiler, a man with a heart full of love for Iran, who lives with his kind wife, Batyah, in Las Cruces, New Mexico. 

  • aramco 2019-09-18 14:46

    By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

    Houthi retaliation on Saudi oil facilities checkmates Trump

    “We promise the Saudi regime that our future operations will expand further and be more painful than ever as long as it continues its aggression and siege.” —Yemeni Armed Forces spokesman Brigadier General Yahya Sari'

  • خسارت سیلاب به منازل در خرم آباد 2019-04-05 19:43

    Analyst writes to U.S. on flood-hit Iranians 

    TEHRAN –Yuram Abdullah Weiler, a U.S.-based international affairs analyst who occasionally writes for the Tehran Times, has written an open letter to U.S. officials urging them to open a way for relief aid for those hit by floods in Iran.