The French and the Hijab

The French and the Hijab You have to admire the French. They have strong views about what parts of the body should and should not...

Safe Sexting: The Solution Our Children Deserve

A city "struck by scandal." More like an atomic bomb of despair, confusion, and shock for all these parents finding out that naked pictures...

Muslim Feminists Selectively Quoting the Quran

Muslim activists, when you are explaining hijab and Islamic standards of dress to others, quote the *entirety* of the pertinent verses of the Quran...

Ghayrah: A Vital Muslim Trait in Increasing Decline

Sayyidunā Abu Hurayrah radiyallāhu ‘anhu narrates that Rasūlullāh sallallāhu ‘alayhi wa sallam said: “Indeed Allāh Ta’ālā displays Ghayrah and a believer also experiences and displays...

All Male Panel? Don’t Assume My Gender!

The contradictions of modern "social justice" never cease to entertain. A few points on the silly outrage directed at a group of scholarly men who...

Reviewing Yaqeen Institute: A Source of Certainty or Doubt?

Note: UPDATED August 30, 2021. This is a living document that will in sha’ Allah be updated as Yaqeen continues to publish content for...

How to Respond to Hijab Bans

This is more along the lines the kind of values-driven response Muslims should have to the French authorities wanting to ban modesty. We need to...

Hijab and Empowerment Cliches

Is wearing hijab empowering? When Muslim feminists say this, they explain it by appealing to the notion of choice. A Muslim woman is empowered...