Imperialism as “Women’s Empowerment”

Want to know how cultural imperialism works? Check out the game plan, conveniently laid out in a colorful infographic. You can make cultural imperialism so...

Stop Saying Dumb Things About Hijab

Unfortunately, everything Muslims today say and write about hijab is polluted with distortions and misconceptions that occlude the meaning, purpose, and significance of the...

Hijabi Tinder: Looking for Respect in All the Wrong Places

It’s the same story every time. Well ladies and gentleman, my story is JUST a tad different. I am here to tell you what...

Stop Preaching “Relevance”

There are some Muslim leaders and imams who deliver a message of "relevance." They say that if Muslims are going to be able to...

What is Oppressive About Iranian/Saudi Hijab Requirements?

Headline: Iranian (or Saudi) women call on Western tourists to violate hijab law to fight against oppression. Question: What is oppressive about the hijab law? Answer:...

Boycotting All-Male Panels

Boycotting All-Male Panels and Speaker Events? Is it a problem if a panel at a conference or a speaker event has only male speakers? Is...

The Times of Intense Fitan: Muslims Blocked from Practicing Islam

A few days ago while the kids and I were at the park, a fellow Muslim woman I did not know approached me and...

The Aurat March Is Dying. How Feminists Are Trying to Keep It Alive

Malala Yousafzai has had this to say about the recent Hijab ban in India: “Refusing to let girls go to school in their hijabs is...

Creating the Islamic Nightclub: The Goal of Liberal Muslims

Muslim men and women getting together for dance parties, hooking up, drinking, doing drugs, acting like idiots, etc., is not something new. What is...

The Sharia Discriminates Against Men!

Those who oppose hijab on account of it violating gender equality for some reason don't make a big deal about it being impermissible for...