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Flag Burning and the Contradictions of Religious Freedom

Flag Burning and Other Contradictions If you listen closely to the way American conservatives talk about "the flag" and the Constitution, the way they speak...

The Hypocrisy of “Social Justice”

I often get compared to the "Alt-Right" and "Men's Rights Activist," though the similarities are superficial at best. Nowadays, anyone who critiques liberalism or...

How to Fight “Muslim Bans” Without Liberalism

We need to have a deeper conversation about how we as Muslims understand modern concepts, structures, and institutions in light of our religious principles....

Banning the Hijab in Germany

This is a perfect example of the contradictions inherent to secularism. "Two influential German legal associations are calling for headscarves to be banned for judges...

Americanism: The State Religion

David Brooks with another one of his trademark steaming piles. This time the senile old coot bloviates about standing for the pledge of allegiance and...

Banning Halal Meat: The Secular Religion

A great example of how secularism is just as imposing as theocracy in enforcing its moral prescriptions on the public based on metaphysical beliefs. The...

Religious Freedom and the Convenience of Contradiction

Thanks to Peter Beinart for this thought provoking piece, which includes a couple of statements that I made to him as well as a...

Muslims Can’t Consistently Support the First Amendment

If you oppose the secularization of the Muslim world, do you also oppose lawsuits like this from the ACLU? ACLU suing Indiana town over cross...

Religious Freedom Means Sell Pork or Get Out

This is perfectly consistent with liberal conceptions of religious freedom, even as it is understood in America. After all, if the secular state can...

The Hadith on “Non-Muslim Minorities”

This is a translation of a hadith that is being circulated that requires closer attention: “Beware! Whoever is cruel and harsh to a non-Muslim minority,...

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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,...

The Death of Fatherhood in the West

With over 50% of children in the West nowadays born to single mothers, much of society is growing up without fathers. And for children who...

Naughty Ilhan Learns a Valuable Lesson From Her Zionist Handlers

Well, that didn't take long. Ilhan Omar lays herself before the mercy of the Zionists. She bows her head humbly in meek deference to her...

We Will NOT Stand for This! (Lessons in Proper Adab)

Some Speaker: "We will fight back against this death cult of racist Zionism with all we got! We will never stop denouncing this evil ideology of...

Is Islam the Reason the Muslim World Is “Backwards”? Latin America Begs to Differ

The perennial question: Why does the Muslim world "lag behind"? The perennial answer: Because of Islam! We expect this kind of analysis from the likes of...

Muslim “Comedians,” Lesbians, and Zionists Joke About Jihad. Hilarity Does Not Ensue

Surely, there is nothing inherently wrong with laughter and having a good time. But when it comes at the expense of Islam, that's a...

Why Are So Many Far-Right Extremists Converting to Islam?

Far-right, neo-Nazi, and white nationalist groups are not having a good time these days. Not only are Muslims immigrating into their countries by the...