Veganism: Are Muslims Lagging Behind in Embracing Meat Alternatives?

I've gone through my own journey of discovering the truth about diet. With all the fuss about animal products, there couldn't be a time when...

The Middle East: Fleeing the Land of Blessing and Hidden Value

The Middle East is portrayed as the largest exporter of refugees, but is it that bad of a place? I think we've gotten accustomed to...

The Mahdi in Sunnī Belief

The following is a guest post from Mufti Zameelur Rahman, esteemed scholar and researcher residing in the UK. There has historically been general agreement amongst the...
The courtyard garden of the Suheimi House in Cairo c. 1796 (source: archnet.org)

The Sharia’s Superiority in City Planning: Conflict Over Chicago’s Crystal Gardens

Image: The courtyard garden of the Suheimi House in Cairo c. 1796 (source: archnet.org) There is little you can do if authorities find a legal...

Are Wives Responsible for Housework in Islam?

The following is a guest post from Mufti Zameelur Rahman, esteemed scholar and researcher residing in the UK. Question Are wives responsible for housework? Answer The Prophet (ṣallallāhu...

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...

The Disease Afflicting the Minds of Hadith Rejecters

In medicine, you first and foremost have to treat the source of the problem. Treating symptoms is important as well, but if you don't...

I Am Done with Secular Education! (Liberal Muslims Be Like…)

"I am just done with secular education. "I am sick and tired of these backwards universities and their backwards professors spewing all kinds of ridiculous...

The Weaponization of Nuance in Reforming Islam

I've come to really dislike the word "nuance." As a college student at Harvard, I took a class one semester on women in Islam. It...

Is Jihad ONLY Defensive? Did Islam Spread by the Sword? (UNAPOLOGETIC Answer)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sST1pfb1c3I Did Islam spread by the sword? YES! But also no. Islam spread across the globe through many means including trade, diplomacy, proselytization, and, yes, military...