I Blame the Victim

I believe in blaming the victim in some sense and in some cases. For example, there are some men who are accused of rape who...

Making a Sex Offender: The (Non)Case of Maulana Abdullah Saleem

Sex Abuse in Islamic Schools? Maulana Abdullah Saleem, founder and teacher at one of Chicago's most prominent Islamic institutes, has been entangled over the past...

Westminster: The Chicest Drug Den in London

It turns out, members of parliament indulge in hard drugs, even on Parliament grounds. While looking at modern British policymaking this may seem obvious...

The US Sends Muslim Activist to Country that Tortured Him

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم The case of Jamshid Muhtorov is strange and upsetting to all believers. Muhtorov was born in 1976 in Jizzakh, Uzbekistan, then...

Palestinian Prisoners Go on Hunger Strikes

The world could learn a lesson or two from the resolve Palestinians show against the Israeli apartheid state. Aljazeera: Palestinian prisoners held without trial or charge...

Islam Is the Solution America Needs

Last week, Tucker Carlson, a conservative, right wing pundit on Fox News, delivered a powerful speech on the desperate state of American society and...

Guantánamo Celebrates Its 20th Birthday – The Horrors Continue

The Guantánamo Bay detention camp (GTMO), the infamous US military prison in Cuba, is now 20 years old, having opened on the 11th January...

What Should Muslims Think About Marijuana Legalization? The Bernie Plan

Without guidance from Allah, human beings are so utterly confused and their best ideas are replete with contradiction. I don't think Bernie is the worst...

The Paradise of the Disbelievers: On Guantanamo

بسم  الله الرحمن الرحيم Abu Huraira reported Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) as saying: حَدَّثَنَا قُتَيْبَةُ بْنُ سَعِيدٍ، حَدَّثَنَا عَبْدُ الْعَزِيزِ، - يَعْنِي الدَّرَاوَرْدِيَّ - عَنِ الْعَلاَءِ، عَنْ...

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....