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...

Why was Gender Separation Dissolved in America?

Obviously I don't agree with the author of this post on what gender equity and equality looks like. Nonetheless, there are some important insights...

Watering Down Islam in Order to Preserve Muslim Faith

Story time... Muslims often speak very definitively about what will or will not alienate other Muslims or what will or will not push other Muslims...

Community Leaders: Don’t Let Wolves Teach You About “Sexual Health”

Muslim institutions are not immune to sexual misconduct. So how do we address this issue? How do we protect people? How do we protect our...

Funny Story: Shaking Hands with the Opposite Sex

Back in the day, a group of Muslim brothers were talking about their strategies for dealing with the social awkwardness that comes from politely...

Gender Separation Causes Homosexuality

One of the not-too-subtle contradictions of "progressive" Muslim activism: A common argument progressive Muslim activists and academics would often invoke against gender separation in Islamic...

Space and Time are Relics of Our Patriarchal Past

Islam is so sexist! Just look at congregational prayer. Even today, Muslim men stand in front of women. Can you believe it? Are we...

The New Meaning of Hijab

"Suddenly the hijabi is the face of diversity. Her picture is in every other tv commercial and billboard here in the UK. Unsuprisingly the...

Beware of Gender Mixing

Gender mixing is not the root of all evil but it's certainly the root of a lot of it.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1949065225312190

Making a Sex Offender: The (Non)Case of Maulana Abdullah Saleem

Sex Abuse in Islamic Schools? Maulana Abdullah Saleem, founder and teacher at one of Chicago's most prominent Islamic institutes, has been entangled over the past...

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The Sparsity of 99%: Evaluating Human-Chimp Genetic Similarity

This article was originally published in April 2014 on islamandevolution.com. Evolutionists offer a number of scientific evidences in support of common descent. One of the...

Talking Liberalism, Colonialism, Harvard, LGBT, Islam w/ Saajid Lipham

I recently had an extended conversation with Ustadh Saajid Lipham on his youtube channel. Ustadh Saajid graduated from the Islamic University of Madina. He...

Time to Call a Moratorium on Muslim Political Involvement

I have said it before and I will say it again: We need a moratorium on Muslims in Western politics. Consider this latest infograph from...

“My Child Left Islam!” — The Spiritual Wood Chipper of Modernity

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