“Progressive” Muslims on the Attack

In response to my recent post on takfir, Brother Ahmad Bouali left the following fiery comment brimming with truth mashaAllah, which I am reposting...

Against Naturalism: The Love of a Mountain

The Messenger of Allah ﷺ said, “Verily, the mountain of Uhud loves us and we love it.” If you accept this sahih hadith, how are...

The Hypocrisy of “Islamic Reform”

Sometimes Muslim reformists or Muslims taking on certain reformist positions will cite a rare, unusual classical opinion to support their view. This is, of...

Academia’s Push for “Islamic Reform”

Beware the Muslim reformers coming out of Islamic studies university departments. Often these are very confused individuals, but they speak confidently about the moral imperative...

Don’t Be a Literalist About Human Rights!

"Who says a scholar, mufassir of the Quran like Tabari knows more about what the Quran means and understands more of it than anyone...

How to Be a Stronger Thinker

One of the things they teach you in academic philosophy is to anticipate the strongest argument of the other side. If you are able...

Morons Preaching “Rational Islam”

Sometimes you read a published academic paper in Islamic studies, and it will have a ton of mistakes in its treatment of the source...

The Brilliant Minds in Secular Islamic Studies

This is what counts as brilliant insight in the secular academic field of Islamic studies: There is no fact of the matter about what "Islam"...

Muslims Are Subjectivists About Everything Except ISIS

It is humorous when Muslim pundits, academics, reformers, and progressives who established their careers and their fame on the basis of claiming that Islam...

Muslim Chaplaincy at Harvard in Response to Trump

In response to Trump's Executive Order, Harvard University recently announced that they will be instituting an official university-funded Muslim chaplaincy. This is something Muslim...

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The Absurdity of Cultural Appropriation

Cultural Appropriation has become a confusing, intellectually inconsistent, and fanatical modern notion. Whatever value the term may have had in the past has since...

Seriously?! Muslim Orgs Endorsing the Women’s March

Thankfully, the Women's March has been mostly a flop this year. Fortune: Just two years after the original Women’s March drew widespread support and millions of...

Big Win for Beards: Gillette Goes White Knight

Someone sent me this amazing, beautiful, profound commercial from Gillette. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koPmuEyP3a0 It is just so inspiring. I really benefited from it. I think that, as a...

An Attack on Polygamy Is an Attack on Marriage Itself

Why is everyone suddenly talking about polygamy? CBC: A man 'cannot do that to a woman': Why polygamy in Canadian Muslim community could be another #MeToo...

The Delusion of Individualism Spreading to the Muslim World

If you thought the Muslim world was safe from the extreme individualism and hedonism of the West, think again. Westernized Muslims are pushing these...

Pornography as Israel’s Weapon of Choice

As the US Senate contemplates an anti-BDS (Boycott Divest Sanction) bill as well as billions in "aid" to the Zionist terror state, let's recall...
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Is Feminism the Cause of Women Leaving Islam?

Yes. Without a doubt. The evidence is overwhelming, as I have explained before. It's really not hard to understand why. Feminism is a liberal secular...