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Global Gates Racing Into The Danger

Racing Into the Danger

It was fifteen years ago. Through the dust and death that filled New York City on Sept. 11, 2001, one inspirational image emerged. Scores of...
Global Gates Half Empty Half Full

Half Empty or Half Full?

I've always been intrigued by how different people can see the same thing, and yet arrive at different conclusions. It's like the old adage, "Is...
Global Gates Advice For My Daughter

Advice for My Daughter

Earlier this month I was in Foz do Iguaçu an amazing city on the border of Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina. Every morning I would walk...
Global Gates Muslims Turning to Christ

Muslims turning to Christ – a global phenomenon

"written for the UK's Premier Christianity magazine, June 2016”. An unprecedented number of Muslims are becoming Christians. David Garrison, who has spent years researching the...
Global Gates Muslims in Metro New York (Part 9) – Bookends of the Muslim World

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 9) – Bookends of the Muslim World

When Islam spread rapidly after the death of Mohammed it spread both west and east. Today, the Islamic world spreads like a belt from West...
Global Gates Muslims in Metro New York (Part 8) – Central Asia & Persians

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 8) – Central Asia & Persians

Two of the most volatile countries in the world over the last few decades, largely attributed to strict Islamic regimes, have been Iran and Afghanistan....
Global Gates Muslims In Metro New York Part 7

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 7) – European

The history of Europe and Islam is long and fraught with war. If not for technologically advanced weaponry that helped Charles Martel stave off the...
Global Gates Muslims In Metro New York Part 6 Arab Cont

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 6) – Arabs (cont.)

For an introduction to Arabs in Metro New York, including more detailed info on Egyptians, Palestinians, and Yemenis, see our last blog. Moroccan Unlike other...
Global Gates Muslims in Metro New York (Part 5) – Arabs

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 5) – Arabs

Arabs have a history in Metro New York that dates back to the late 19th century. Syrians arrived in lower Manhattan with few skills and...
Global Gates Muslims in Metro New York (Part 4) – South Asian

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 4) – South Asian

The days of New York cabbies with strong New York accents are gone. These days, Mohammed is New York’s most common cabbie name, and up...