Monday Memes | Take 3

Note: the last two are not my own memes and were selected by others on the Muslim Skeptic team from different sources. (Click images to view original posts along with interesting and related information/links in the comments. In some cases...

Salvation for Kuffar? Yaqeen Institute and Brown Promote Deviant Perspectives

Note: This post is an excerpt from the full Reviewing Yaqeen Institute report. One of the most egregious papers published by Yaqeen Institute is titled: “The Fate of Non-Muslims: Perspectives on Salvation Outside of Islam,”...

آیا جهاد تنها دفاعی است؟ آیا اسلام با شمشیر انتشار یافت؟ (پاسخی غیر...

آیا اسلام با شمشیر انتشار یافت؟ آری! و خیر. اسلام از راه های گوناگونی همچون بازرگانی، دیپلماسی، تبلیغ و همچنین فتوحات نظامی یا آنچه که از آن تحت عنوان جهاد طلب یا جهاد تهاجمی (ابتدایی)...

The Islamic Ruling on Celebrating Canada Day and Independence Day

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allāh, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful With July 1st quickly approaching, it is important for us to discuss the Islāmic view on participating in the Canada...

Supreme Court LGBT Ruling and the Muslim Celebrities Who Benefit

The US Supreme Court ruled yesterday that employers and businesses can be sued if they discriminate against LGBT. I've talked about this case several times and spelled out the implications for masajid, Islamic schools,...

What Do I Do If I Find Out My Favorite Preacher Is Corrupt? 5...

It is very traumatic to find out that the person you've been listening to for years has changed or is now expressing increasingly deviant views. If you recognize this deviance, consider yourself one of the...

Is Jihad ONLY Defensive? Did Islam Spread by the Sword? (UNAPOLOGETIC Answer)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sST1pfb1c3I Did Islam spread by the sword? YES! But also no. Islam spread across the globe through many means including trade, diplomacy, proselytization, and, yes, military conquest or what's known as jihad at-talab or offensive jihad....

The Agents Within

It is highly likely that protesters in the US are being infiltrated by undercover police or even intelligence operatives in order to discredit the cause. This is a very common tactic used globally to...

Riots, Police Brutality, Psychological Subversion: A Satanic Agenda

Part of psychological subversion is the destruction of principle. When a person has principles, those principles serve as an anchor that stabilizes one's psyche. Principles provide structure that allows one to make sense of...

The Trickiest Atheist Argument [Video]

https://youtu.be/f50zaO-FCT4 Transcript: Atheists have a lot of tricky arguments against religion but one particular argument has gotten a lot of traction on social media because of figures like Richard Dawkins and Ricky Gervais. The argument goes...

9/11 and Covid: Will Muslims Lead or Fall Prey Again?

I think we are way past discussing efficacy of lockdown. Every day, more and more have realized that it was and continues to be an insane, disastrous policy. And those who haven't realized it...

The Fallacy of “Don’t Judge!” in Islam

“Who are you to judge?” “Worry about your own sins”…, ”It’s not your business what I choose to do with my life”…, ”You don’t know what’s in my heart”.... Such statements are all too common...

Let’s Not Forget What China Is Doing to the Uighurs

Back in December 2018, my wife and I were traveling from Indonesia to the United States. It was the happiest day of our lives, second only to our wedding day as her immigrant visa...

Reviewing Yaqeen Institute: A Source of Certainty or Doubt?

Note: This is a living document that will in sha’ Allah be updated as Yaqeen continues to publish content for the Muslim community. If you would like to contribute a scholarly critique of a...

Toe the Line or Else – Covid Bullying In the Muslim Community

The response of governments to the coronavirus has transformed the world. Numerous basic freedoms have simply been suspended, removed, or severely curtailed.  Were these freedoms removed by unelected despots and tyrants, bellicose juntas, or extremist...

Pervez Hoodbhoy Fails in Science and in Islam

Pervez Hoodbhoy, the Pakistani secular modernist, has taken this opportunity of "covid crisis" to praise Darwin, Modi, Mohammad bin Salman, and, of course, the Enlightened West. Us Muslims, however, are so backwards because we...

CURRENT EVENTS

The Islamic Ruling on Celebrating Canada Day and Independence Day

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allāh, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful With July 1st quickly approaching, it is important for us...

The Agents Within

It is highly likely that protesters in the US are being infiltrated by undercover police or even intelligence operatives in order to discredit the...

Riots, Police Brutality, Psychological Subversion: A Satanic Agenda

Part of psychological subversion is the destruction of principle. When a person has principles, those principles serve as an anchor that stabilizes one's psyche....

9/11 and Covid: Will Muslims Lead or Fall Prey Again?

I think we are way past discussing efficacy of lockdown. Every day, more and more have realized that it was and continues to be...

Let’s Not Forget What China Is Doing to the Uighurs

Back in December 2018, my wife and I were traveling from Indonesia to the United States. It was the happiest day of our lives,...

QURAN AND SUNNA

Will We Listen, Obey, and Implement? COVID and the New World

My dearest Muslim brothers and sisters, In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful. Peace, blessings, and salutations upon Habibullah, Muhammad, his family and his...

Greeting and Congratulating Non-Muslims on Their Holidays: Halal or Haram?

One of the most controversial topics in the US and the West more broadly that is a source of division and confusion among Muslims...
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Talking Superiority on the Muslim Male’s Monday Mail Podcast

I had a great time talking to Brother Fahad and Brother Ammar of Muslim Male's Monday Mail Podcast about topics like modernism, practical marriage...

The Grave Implications of “Feminist Islam”

One of the leading Muslim feminists once wrote that Muslims need to feel comfortable saying "no" to the Quran. Well, it's time for Muslims to...
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Restructuring Muslim Thought for the Modern World

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5UKtrI85myw&t=

ATHEISM

The Trickiest Atheist Argument [Video]

https://youtu.be/f50zaO-FCT4 Transcript: Atheists have a lot of tricky arguments against religion but one particular argument has gotten a lot of traction on social media because of...

“My Child Left Islam!” — The Spiritual Wood Chipper of Modernity

Some problems are virtually unsolvable, at least in terms of what we as human beings can do. Of course, everything is in the Hands...

Unintentional Incest: Just Another Day in the “Superior” West

Imagine marrying someone and then later finding out that he or she is a blood relative. Might seem like a far-fetched possibility, but such...

Muslims and the Acceptance of New Age Paganism

Astrology, fortune telling, spirit crystals, reincarnation from a past life. Do any of these beliefs have a place in Islam? Is it permissible to...

FEMINISM

Dissolving Islamic Gender Roles? Yaqeen and Brown Promote Feminist Ideology

Note: This post is an excerpt from the full Reviewing Yaqeen Institute report. Jonathan Brown writes “An Open Letter to Muslim Men: The Sunnah Trumps Toxic...

Reviewing Yaqeen Institute: A Source of Certainty or Doubt?

Note: This is a living document that will in sha’ Allah be updated as Yaqeen continues to publish content for the Muslim community. If...

Feminist Contradictions: The Anti-Islam Message Behind The Handmaid’s Tale

Those who use feminism and secularism to attack Islam by co-opting the screen version of The Handmaid’s Tale, fall on their own sword. Margaret Atwood’s seminal...

The 7 Ways Some Muslim Men Contribute to Immodesty from Muslim Women

Note: This was originally posted on Facebook, but Facebook deemed it "hate speech" and deleted it. What is hateful about the below? This is...

No, Muslim Women Don’t Need Careers To Be Empowered

We have some voices in the western Muslim community, both online and in real life, with well-intentioned but ultimately vacuous ideas about Muslim women,...