The Misdirection of Fear in the Age of Trump

Has Trump emboldened racists? Certainly. But was he the only one? Is he the primary culprit? Have you heard of the FBI's Entrapment program? If...

The Connection Between “Rape Culture” and Hook Up Culture

Some Muslims have been slammed for retweeting/reposting this tweet. Why? No one is disputing the evil of violence against women (and men). Yet, a crucial,...

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...

The Evil Spawn of Liberalism: Identity Politics

Oh, what a disingenuous article this is. Is the author really suggesting rolling back identity politics? If so, the first things to go would be...

How NOT to Argue Against the Burkini Ban

When Muslims argue against the "burkini ban" on grounds of "freedom of choice," they are being inconsistent. All societies regulate dress and impose standards of...

How to Fight “Muslim Bans” Without Liberalism

We need to have a deeper conversation about how we as Muslims understand modern concepts, structures, and institutions in light of our religious principles....

Religious Freedom and the Convenience of Contradiction

Thanks to Peter Beinart for this thought provoking piece, which includes a couple of statements that I made to him as well as a...

Muslims Can’t Consistently Support the First Amendment

If you oppose the secularization of the Muslim world, do you also oppose lawsuits like this from the ACLU? ACLU suing Indiana town over cross...

Americanism: The State Religion

David Brooks with another one of his trademark steaming piles. This time the senile old coot bloviates about standing for the pledge of allegiance and...

Liberal Takfir of Reza Aslan

Looks like liberals are doing their own version of takfir on Reza Aslan... When I first wrote the above sentence, I wrote it kind of...

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Israel’s Stake in China’s “Belt and Road”: Does it Weaken Muslim Unity?

This past month, Israel opened a new $1.7 billion terminal in the Port of Haifa that would be run by Chinese state-owned Shanghai International...

Muftī Taqi ‘Uthmānī: Passionate Speech on the Deception of Qadiyanis

Translated by: Mufti Abdullah Moolla Note from the Translator On 7 October 2021, Shaykh-ul-Islam Muftī Muhammad Taqi ‘Uthmānī delivered a very emotional and passionate plea to...

Dealing with Inter-Generational Baggage

I had a long conversation with an older relative, a loosely-practicing Muslim gentleman in his seventies. His life has got me reflecting on the...

[WATCH] “Sex Slavery” in Islam: UNAPOLOGETIC Answer

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The Predefined Roles of the Male and the Female

In the modern world, corrupted as it has gotten with the lies of feminism, we have lost the meaning of the word "woman." We women...

The Bātinī Sects: A History of Aiding Colonizers and the Enemies of Islam

The ‘Bātiniyyah’ is a title and name for many sects that hold blasphemous beliefs, even though outwardly they link themselves to Islām. The Ismā’īliyyah,...

Gay “Conversion Therapy” Banned in France – But Why?

Recently, a new law was voted in France prohibiting so-called "gay conversion therapies." Le Monde: Conversion therapies are a set of practices that aim to change...