Leaving Islam for “Justice”

This is a fascinating interview conducted by Br. Nabeel Azeez where the "ex-exmuslim" really gets into her thought process throughout her path in and out...

“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...

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I get it. I used to defend Sh Hamza Yusuf for certain things as well. You can search my Facebook posts. As late as...

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Over the past few days, we have seen one of those rare occasions when American Muslim figures and institutions publicly attack each other. Unfortunate...

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When American Muslims, like Jonathan Brown, loudly encourage the Muslim community to support LGBT rights in the US context, the question arises: Should Muslims...

[VIDEO] Eddie of the Deen Show and Daniel Discuss Why Islam Is the Truth

https://youtu.be/W29cE6CUwn0 02.00 -- Why is Islam guidance and why did trying to seek truth in science and philosophy at Harvard lead to failure 09:40 -- Owen...

Reconciling Faith and Evolutionary Science: Understanding Ensoulment

(Originally published June 24, 2014) The “Be Yourself” trope is found in numerous works of film and literature. The protagonist learns a hard lesson when...

Muslim Activists Push Toxic Feminism: The War Against Motherhood

Many Muslim young women living in the modern world are lost when it comes to the marriage versus career question. They wander along with...