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...

The Muslim Skeptic vs. the Western Skeptic

What does it mean to be a "Muslim skeptic"? Ibn `Abbas narrated a hadith from the Prophet ﷺ. A man heard the hadith and became...

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...

The Problems with Science

My favorite genre of scientific research paper is the "meta-study." Besides sounding awesome, the meta-study provides powerful insights about larger realities in scientific research....

Mind Control and Evidence for God

When you hear about "mind control," you might envision something from a sci-fi movie. But mind control is easy so long as you ensure...

How to Hack Someone’s Memories

This is one among multiple reasons why an individual witness' testimony about events in the distant past should not be taken at face value....

Police Hire PR Firms to Whitewash “Misconduct”

Usually following national media fallout regarding police once again murdering black men, there is a deliberate "pro-police" propaganda campaign on social media and elsewhere,...

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...

The Universe Has Two Trillion Galaxies — That Came from Nothing?

All this was not created for naught. Allah creates as He wills. He says it to be and it is! The heavens and the...

Fish Worship

The fish choruses are detected around sunrise and sunset. "The seven heavens and the earth and all that is therein, glorify Him and there is...

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In addition to our articles on Hinduism, Christianity, Qadiyanism, etc., we now continue our series on Interfaith Critique by turning to Judaism. Religious Jews believe that their holy books were divinely...

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AFRICOM (U.S. Africa Command) is wrapped up their annual military exercises, “African Lion,” on June 18. The primary purpose of these exercises is to...

Watch: Muslim Marriage Crisis – Who Is at Fault?

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Lessons from the Arrogance of Iblis

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