Sufyan Bin Uzayr

Sufyan bin Uzayr is the author of Sufism: A Brief History”. He writes for several print and online publications, and regularly blogs about issues of contemporary relevance at Political Periscope. You can also connect with him using Facebook or Google+ or email him at

A Year in Kazakhstan: Some Observations

Astana, Kazakhstan: the City of the Future?

Tashkent, Uzbekistan: The City with 2200+ Years of Written History

Can Diplomacy Solve the Chaos in the Middle East?

The Question of Yemen

Jesus, a Muslim Prophet?

Sudan is the Solution to South Sudan’s Problems

Why are Muslims Turning Away From Science?

An Open Letter to Aung San Suu Kyi

Genocide in Myanmar?

Is South Sudan a Failed State?

The Mystery of Tajikistan

Yemen: Chaos, Conflict and Revolution

Using Comics to Counter Islamophobia

A Gorbachev Moment For Rouhani?

Eastern Europe on the Cusp

On the Nature of Revolutions and Protests

What’s Really Happening in Nepal?

The Elections in Pakistan