Reviewing Yaqeen Institute: A Source of Certainty or Doubt?

Note: UPDATED MARCH 4, 2021. This is a living document that will in sha’ Allah be updated as Yaqeen continues to publish content for...

No, Muslim Women Don’t Need Careers To Be Empowered

We have some voices in the western Muslim community, both online and in real life, with well-intentioned but ultimately vacuous ideas about Muslim women,...

More All-Male Panels, Please

Pro-Tip: When you organize a panel where all the speakers are men or you are part of a panel where all the speakers are...

An Attack on Polygamy Is an Attack on Marriage Itself

Why is everyone suddenly talking about polygamy? CBC: A man 'cannot do that to a woman': Why polygamy in Canadian Muslim community could be another #MeToo...
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Keep Men and Women Separate in the Age of #MeToo (Ep. 04)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_04ZON6smM   The value of gender separation is more apparent now than ever. Another instance of the wisdom of Islam.

3 Questions Muslims Should Ask about the #MeToo Campaign

  Muslims need to step back and reevaluate whether they want to jump on the bandwagon of every last liberal feminist cause that flops onto...

All Male Panel? Don’t Assume My Gender!

The contradictions of modern "social justice" never cease to entertain. A few points on the silly outrage directed at a group of scholarly men who...

Improve but Don’t End Guardianship

This is a perfect example of how Western influence aims to reshape the Muslim world in its image. Putting aside other criticisms of the House...

The Reality of the Working Mom for Most of the World

This is absolutely shocking. "Tens of millions of children under the age of five are regularly being left alone while their parents go to work,...

“Saturday Reform Jummas”… Yes Please!

This makes complete sense. Why should Friday be privileged out of all the days of the week? By holding Friday prayers in the early...

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Watch: Muslim Marriage Crisis – Who Is at Fault?

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Lessons from the Arrogance of Iblis

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