Time to Call a Moratorium on Muslim Political Involvement

I have said it before and I will say it again: We need a moratorium on Muslims in Western politics. Consider this latest infograph from...

What Morsi Means to the Future of Muslim Leadership

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...

Emphasizing Some Points on the Ilhan Anti-Semitism Controversy

It is worth emphasizing some points on the Ilhan "anti-Semitism" controversy. If you want to get up to speed, you can read this, this,...

Democracy and the Will of the People (French)

A French translation of my recent post on democracy. Check it out. Here is the original link: https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1784535581765156   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1809211412630906

How to Spot Fake News

Since nowadays we collectively seem to have a greater consciousness around "fake news," here is a free tip. When you read/watch mainstream news, anything that...

Democracy is Not Required for Economic Growth

"Over the past three decades, debate around the trade-off between democracy and development has acquired more visibility in academic circles—more so, in light of...

The Logical End of Democracy

Democracy in action. They should just continue to put the same referendum on whether the UK should stay in the EU up for a...

Do Not Believe Images

This is something the US Dept of Defense is extremely interested in and has dedicated considerable funding to as the article notes. But not...

Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban Affects Everyone

Right wing Americans support the #MuslimBan because they are under the mistaken impression that it doesn't affect them. But it does and it will majorly...

Democracy as Farce

I've already said that I don't have a horse in the US presidential race. I'm too much of a cynic, but I do pray...

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Show your child love and warmth. Your child needs your nurturing, soft touch as much as he or she needs food. Not that it's a competition....

Senegal Protests and the Western Terrorization of African Muslims

The recent protests in Senegal demonstrate the type of local crises taking place that foreign-backed governments in Africa seek to quell. They are examples...

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We should support (and aspire to be) Muslim activists who: 1. Oppose political tyrants 2. Help the poor and needy 3. Defend the wrongly accused 4. Fight for...