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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Monday Memes | Take 49

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This Is Your Mind on Secularism: Is Heroin the New Alcohol?

After the war on drugs, which had unfair consequences for many, a different narrative is being sown for acceptance by a growing number of...

France Wants to Deport Imam for Reciting a Quranic Verse

Just when you thought France couldn't be any more hostile to Islam. Daily Sabah: An imam of a mosque in France’s Loire region was fired after...

Australia: Suffocating Lockdowns Due to Alleged Death of Single Eighty-Year-Old

An eighty year-old man allegedly died from covid in Australia. That means Australia has to implement severe, life-ending lockdowns. https://rumble.com/embed/vhjeo8/?pub=4 The news claims 82,000 covid tests...

European Hijab Ban: The Latest Case of Liberal Hypocrisy

The Enlightenment thinkers thought that the separation of the State and the Church would enhance peace between religions. Today, current events show us that...

Sacha Baron Cohen Only Now Disapproves of Racial Stereotypes

Sacha Baron Cohen claims Marc Zuckerberg has a permissive hate speech policy. He publicly expressed his displeasure last week, urging Facebook's CEO to implement...

Mirza Ghulam Ahmad Gets Rejected by His Dream Girl And Goes Insane

In 1888, Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, the imposter of Qadian, asked one of his relatives, Mirza Ahmad Beg, for the hand of his young daughter:...