There is No “Pluralism” in Science

Islam, Pluralism, and Tolerance When it comes to certain fields, there is no such concept as pluralism. In science, for example, it is assumed that...

“Iman” is not “Faith”

Translating iman as "faith" can lead to confusion. In the English language, faith as a word to describe religious sentiment is often posed against...

Do Islam and Science Ever Conflict? Yes.

Many modern Muslims believe that "science and Islam can never contradict." In other words, nothing in revelation (i.e., the Quran and the teachings of...

The Bright Side of Anti-Muslim Mosque Protests

It's funny how at one time, the Tea Party movement was aligned with Occupy Wall Street in protesting the big banks, trillion dollar bail-outs,...

The Limitations of the Golden Rule

The Golden Rule doesn't work if you're a masochist. Or suicidal.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1759055240979857

The “God” of Christian America

Compare the reactions to: Shooting up a black Church vs. shooting up a military outpost. Killing Church attendees vs. killing military personnel. Attacking a...

Irony: Muslims Not Allying with Conservative Christians and Jews

The irony is that Muslims are supposed to take from Christians and Jews that which accords with the final revelation and leave that which...

Spreading Religion vs. Spreading Human Rights

Believe it or not, there is not much difference between - 1. Politically liberal Western powers who want to use military and diplomatic strength to...

The Deception of the Antichrist

We seek refuge from al-masih al-dajjal in every prayer. I would always wonder, given how much we know about this being from the Prophet...

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...

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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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

Pervez Hoodbhoy Fails in Science and in Islam

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