My Creed

Smh. I get messages like this with surprising frequency. Sometimes I'm accused of being salafi, other times sufi. People are just looking for any...

Parenting Fail: Daughter Tells Dad She’s Ditching Hijab

  Oh Em Gee. "Sweetheart"?!?! "Habibti"?!?! Who does this so-called "father" think he is?! How DARE he infantalize a strong independent person with patriarchal, cis-centric...

Iran, Saudi, and the Taliban are Secular!

We affirm that anyone who considers himself secular is secular. We reject the right of others to decide who is secular and who is...

Removing My Hijab — Choice, Choice, Choice!!!

How many times was the word "choice" mentioned in this essay? "I chose to wear black socks today instead of white ones. I could have...

See! Obama Really Cares About Black Lives!

  That's why he is thinking about lifting the weak sauce 2015 "ban" on military equipment being transferred to local police departments. The original ban...

Let Your Bisexual Daughter Enjoy Same-Sex Sleepovers!

How backwards of this mother not to let her bisexual daughter's girlfriend spend the night! What year is this?! Her daughter is perfectly capable...

Respected Intellectuals Now Talking About “False Flags”

Pfff...What does Chomsky know anyway? Crazy conspiracy theorist. Guess he's getting senile with age. Everyone knows that something like this could never happen in America,...

The Big, Bad Celebrity Shaykh

You know what I'm really afraid of? The big bad CELEBRITY SHAYKH! Hide yo kids, hide yo wife. Shudder in fear as he bellows...

Don’t Be a Literalist About Human Rights!

"Who says a scholar, mufassir of the Quran like Tabari knows more about what the Quran means and understands more of it than anyone...

Sarcasm About American Democracy

This post is in response to the 2016 Democratic National Convention leaks about corruption in the Democratic party. Thank God we live in the liberal...

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Does the Sharia Apply In the Privacy of One’s Home?

Have you heard those modernists who say, "According to the Sharia, people can engage in whatever sexual behavior they want in the privacy of their...

The Innate Fitra in the Heart of Every Newborn Child!

Conversation over kids' lunch I overheard just now, between my oldest child (8.5) and my youngest (3): 8-year-old: خالد، فيه الله ؟ "Khalid, is there Allah?" 3-year-old: آه. "Yes." 8-year-old: صح. انت...

Monday Memes | Take 39

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Why Would We Trust Science Over Islam?

So much deviance in the Muslim community in modern times has been due to the influence of science and scientific epistemology. For example, reformists outright...

Meeting the Emotional Needs of Your Children

Show your child love and warmth. Your child needs your nurturing, soft touch as much as he or she needs food. Not that it's a competition....

Senegal Protests and the Western Terrorization of African Muslims

The recent protests in Senegal demonstrate the type of local crises taking place that foreign-backed governments in Africa seek to quell. They are examples...