Liberalism and the American Muslim Medicament

It is not enough to say that Islam and liberalism occupy two separate worldviews. Yes, making such distinctions and being critical of Muslims' unprincipled...

Stop Praising Kids for Mediocrity

Unqualified-ly telling children that they are great, wonderful, and special might boost self-esteem, but it can also boost self-entitlement. Millennials and the most recent...

Patriarchy Wants to KILL ALL WOMEN

"Women are not dying of diseases we can't treat They are dying because societies have yet to make the decision that their lives...

The Facade of Democracy

Where in the world has the democratic ideal ever been attained? Better yet, why is the democratic ideal so appealing? The idea that every...

Islamic Sexism

"Islam is sexist because it doesn't require men to veil." Well its also "sexist" for not requiring women to grow out their facial hair.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1624521004433282

Questions About Democracy You’re Not Supposed to Ask

Question you're not supposed to ask: What is it about democracy that guarantees or is even conducive to just governance? This is an important question...

Does Islam Promote Equality?

There is major confusion on this question. In one sense, yes, of course Muslims accept the principle of equality because that is at the...

Abortion and Pro-Choice Inconsistencies

Women's Rights, Men's Rights, and Abortion Abortion is not a subject that gets a lot of attention in the Muslim community. Part of the reason...

Hadith on Hudud, Corruption, and Equality

Equality is a crucial component of Islamic ethics. But not all notions of "equality" are the same. The modern liberal notion of equality, for...