The Intolerance, Brutality, and Burden of Secular Law

Islamic Law, Freedom, and Transgender Rights We have been told over and over again that organized religion is restrictive and full of meaningless rules and...

Offended that I Refer to God as “He”? Deal With It!

"We should use gender neutral pronouns to refer to God instead of "He,"" demands an increasingly loud group of Muslims. My conundrum is not...

The Incoherence of Transgenderism

This is what gender-bender activists are constantly reassuring us will not happen if only society dissolves the last vestiges of gender separation. But Seattle...

Let’s Not Celebrate Humayun Khan

Let me say one more thing about the reaction of some in the American Muslim community to Humayun Khan's participation in the Iraq invasion. As...

Dealing with Modern Day Qawm Lut

It is inappropriate to call a modern "gay person" as being akin to Qawm Lut. Why? Several reasons. First, just because a person calls himself...

Get the iCondemn App Today!

This is a satirical piece I did earlier in the year in response to the Charlie Hebdo shooting. Seems as relevant as ever today. I...

Muhammad Ali vs. Humayun Khan

American Muslims are a fickle bunch. One day they are celebrating the life of Muhammad Ali, a Muslim who sacrificed everything by refusing the...

Don’t Support the Troops

What people don't realize is that slogans like "Support our troops" and blindly praising soldiers for their "service" and "sacrifice" plays right into the...

When Being Muslim is Just a Racial Identity

Racialized Islam means we should celebrate a woman in hijab no matter what she is doing, what she stands for, or what the context. Racialized...

Supporting Hillary Because Feminism

People supporting a presidential candidate who is less qualified, more corrupt, more eager for war, with a worse track record on virtually every issue...

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End Times: The Fahisha Is Spreading Everywhere

Popular culture is ever-devolving. Fahisha (الفاحشة) is rapidly spreading at a stunning pace, to the point where words have lost all meaning. Have you heard...

The Racist Pseudo-Islamic Beliefs of the Nation of Islam

Are we aware of the bizarre teachings of this cult known as the Nation of Islam? Elijah Poole, who claimed to be a prophet sent...

The Virtues of Muslim Women According to Prophetic Hadith

Much has been said and written about the status of women in Islam. Islam brought honor and dignity to women at a time when,...

What If the Quran Completely Disappeared?

Only about one week left in these blessed last days of this blessed month of Ramadan - make the most of it! Some ayat to...

Hinduism and the Killing of Female Infants

One of the great signs of the magnificence and grandeur of Allāh Ta’ālā is that He created us in pairs, male and female. In...