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Conviction Podcast | The Mad Mamluks

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What These Muslim Activists Want to Teach Your Kids About Sex

Salam everyone, You may have seen my post from yesterday on sexual misconduct. There were a lot of heated reactions to that and clearly there...

Incest & Widow Burning… And My Princess Boy

Is your son or daughter reading "My Princess Boy" in school? It very well may be that your child's grade school teacher is teaching...

How to Get Children to Internalize Islam

My 4 year old asked me where rains comes from, so I think, hmm, how am I going to explain the science behind the...

Dora the Destroyer: The Hidden Message of Children’s Books

(See images below.) This is a great example of how seemingly harmless children's books and entertainment actually contain deeply problematic messages.   These are the lessons that...

What Children Are Missing Today

There is practical parenting advice in this article. But there is also a point of theological relevance. "And that's the paradox of discipline. It's as...

Riba: Bad for Akhira AND Dunya

In considering whether to take on interest-bearing (i.e., ribawi) loans to fund education, Muslim students often think of it as a personal moral decision....

Christians Don’t Want Kids Learning About Islam — Makes Sense

I sympathize with Christian parents who protest their kids learning about Islam in school, in a sense. It is natural to want to protect...

The FBI Tried to Get Martin Luther King to Commit Suicide

This is a letter the FBI sent to MLK to try to blackmail him and get him to commit suicide. This is something all...

Drag Show For Kindergarteners

Let's put the visceral disgust aside and ask how it's possible for what was such a fringe subculture not more than 5, 10 years...

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