Tarek Barakat

Tarek Barakat

Blogger and commentator
Tarek Barakat is a Syrian & Dutch National, living and working in Dubai as marketeer in the fashion industry. Amature blogger and commentator with interest in International and Middle Eastern Affairs. Tarek is one of the moderators of Islam Comment's Two Seas Forum.



Author's Articles

By definition, all “religious” societies and most religions are intolerant to all other minorities. It’s that superiority complex inherent in any religion, in those little clause(s) which tells followers that he or she is better than another person because of certain beliefs. Of course, the level of intolerance in a particular society depends on that [...]

I am an Atheist! Well… maybe Agnostic since being an Atheist would require me to know something that I obviously have no ability to know. But you catch my drift. I believe that all religions, no matter how much truth they hold, are man made. Therefore the questions at hand are difficult for me to [...]