“Muslims” Without Islam

I was interviewed by Crescent International. I addressed questions about gender relations, Trump and American politics, misconceptions about science and religion, and Sunni/Shia issues....

Teaching About Hell is Abusive and Discriminatory

This eye-opening article is about the "Tsunami of Atheism" in Muslim communities. A lot to be said about this but just a quick point. It...

The Virus of Atheism is Spreading Fast

38% of the Harvard freshmen class this year identifies as atheist or agnostic. Only 34% identify as Christian. 10% Jewish and 3% Muslim. The...

Watering Down Islam in Order to Preserve Muslim Faith

Story time... Muslims often speak very definitively about what will or will not alienate other Muslims or what will or will not push other Muslims...

Who Is the Real “Freethinker”?

Who is the real "free thinker"? The atheist, who: 1) Lives in a secular world, 2) Goes to schools with secular curricula based on secular philosophies that...

Educated People Are More Likely to be Atheists

We have all heard the claim that educated people are more likely to be atheists. But the "education" that is referred to in this...

Muslims Getting into the Christmas Spirit!

In an alternative reality, Muslim holidays are the big thing around the world as opposed to Christmas. And like Christmas in our reality, Muslim...

Apostasy: Jumping Off the Ark

Increasingly, we all know people who have either decisively left Islam or have essentially left Islam for all intents and purposes without necessarily making...

Intra-Sunni Polemics in Light of an Apostasy Crisis

Those loud voices today that are denouncing and bitterly fighting over the minutiae of being deobandi, salafi, sufi, barelwi, etc., etc., will have a...

Stop Judging Me!

If you are indignant at the thought of others judging you, be careful that deep inside your indignation does not extend to Allah's judging...

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Which is worse, as far as preaching to the Muslim community is concerned? A charlatan who hides his heresy while presenting to the Muslim community...

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May Allah have mercy on Mohamed Morsi. It is quite depressing when not even a man like Morsi is allowed to have political power in...

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The Compassionate Imam® has become the standard by which all Muslim public figures are judged. There is nothing wrong with compassion, of course. What...

A Bedtime Tip for Raising Grateful Muslim Kids in an Entitled World

Normally, my husband does the bedtime routine for our kids, but when he is traveling, I have to take over. The last time he...

“Losing My Religion” Tour Tries Justifying Linda Sarsour Invite. Fails Miserably.

The "Losing My Religion" tour in the UK has responded to the backlash they have received for featuring notorious LGBT advocate and feminist Linda Sarsour...

My Tips for Busy Muslim Moms in the Second Half of Ramadan

A few days ago, a friend of mine sent me this text message: I’ve been meaning to write to you about how Ramadan has been....

Ilhan Omar Bravely Introduces Anti-Sharia Legislation to Congress

Our amazing Muslim congresswoman is really representing us Muslims so well! The Hill: Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) this week introduced legislation that would bar any Brunei...