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 Absurdity of Cultural Appropriation

Cultural Appropriation has become a confusing, intellectually inconsistent, and fanatical modern notion. Whatever value the term may have had in the past has since...

Seriously?! Muslim Orgs Endorsing the Women’s March

Thankfully, the Women's March has been mostly a flop this year. Fortune: Just two years after the original Women’s March drew widespread support and millions of...

Big Win for Beards: Gillette Goes White Knight

Someone sent me this amazing, beautiful, profound commercial from Gillette. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koPmuEyP3a0 It is just so inspiring. I really benefited from it. I think that, as a...

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...

The Delusion of Individualism Spreading to the Muslim World

If you thought the Muslim world was safe from the extreme individualism and hedonism of the West, think again. Westernized Muslims are pushing these...

Pornography as Israel’s Weapon of Choice

As the US Senate contemplates an anti-BDS (Boycott Divest Sanction) bill as well as billions in "aid" to the Zionist terror state, let's recall...
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Is Feminism the Cause of Women Leaving Islam?

Yes. Without a doubt. The evidence is overwhelming, as I have explained before. It's really not hard to understand why. Feminism is a liberal secular...