Riba: Bad for Akhira AND Dunya

In considering whether to take on interest-bearing (i.e., ribawi) loans to fund education, Muslim students often think of it as a personal moral decision....

“Saturday Reform Jummas”… Yes Please!

This makes complete sense. Why should Friday be privileged out of all the days of the week? By holding Friday prayers in the early...

Want to Know the Future of American Muslims? Look at American Jews

"Jews came to America and immediately threw off the trappings of their former lives. They changed their names, had plastic surgery to “fix” their...

The Face of Riba — How to Lose God

"During an interview at a bar a few months earlier, I’d asked Zeines about his conscience. He said he didn’t see a problem with...

Normalizing LGBT in the Muslim World

In this article, LGBT activists spell out their strategy to "banalize LGBT" people, to help "transcend" labels, and "denounce hate." Part of the strategy...

Celebrating Halloween

Having Fun on Halloween? This "debate" happens every year, and I put it in quotes because I don't think it is much of a debate...

Enjoin Good, Forbid Evil? Don’t Be Stupid!

Apparently we have been grossly misunderstanding the Quran all this time. We've been reading it: "Enjoin good and forbid evil." In actuality, it means: "Enjoin good and...

Motivational Seminar Islam

What if Allah in the Quran only spoke of heaven and did not mention the reality of hell? What if the Prophet ﷺ was only...

Lizard Hole Cometh

In the Quran, Allah gave us such a detailed description of Bani Isra'il and their crimes and spiritual deficiencies because the Muslims would mirror...

Irony: Muslims Not Allying with Conservative Christians and Jews

The irony is that Muslims are supposed to take from Christians and Jews that which accords with the final revelation and leave that which...

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The Absurdity of Cultural Appropriation

Cultural Appropriation has become a confusing, intellectually inconsistent, and fanatical modern notion. Whatever value the term may have had in the past has since...

Seriously?! Muslim Orgs Endorsing the Women’s March

Thankfully, the Women's March has been mostly a flop this year. Fortune: Just two years after the original Women’s March drew widespread support and millions of...

Big Win for Beards: Gillette Goes White Knight

Someone sent me this amazing, beautiful, profound commercial from Gillette. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koPmuEyP3a0 It is just so inspiring. I really benefited from it. I think that, as a...

An Attack on Polygamy Is an Attack on Marriage Itself

Why is everyone suddenly talking about polygamy? CBC: A man 'cannot do that to a woman': Why polygamy in Canadian Muslim community could be another #MeToo...

The Delusion of Individualism Spreading to the Muslim World

If you thought the Muslim world was safe from the extreme individualism and hedonism of the West, think again. Westernized Muslims are pushing these...

Pornography as Israel’s Weapon of Choice

As the US Senate contemplates an anti-BDS (Boycott Divest Sanction) bill as well as billions in "aid" to the Zionist terror state, let's recall...
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Is Feminism the Cause of Women Leaving Islam?

Yes. Without a doubt. The evidence is overwhelming, as I have explained before. It's really not hard to understand why. Feminism is a liberal secular...