Can Muslims Accept the Theory of Intelligent Design?

As Muslims, we shouldn't be hasty in dismissing the theory of Intelligent Design in accounting for life. It is not clear what kind of...

The Modernist Muslim’s Guide for Debating Orthodox Muslims

Use this handy guide to easily dispute every normative claim Islam makes that violates modern liberal secular values. Using these rebuttals, you can justify...

Is Wanting a Return of the Caliphate Misplaced Idealism?

You can acknowledge the practicalities of the real world and still aspire to an ideal. What I will never understand are those who focus...

How Modernity Warps the Human Mind and the Fitra

This article is based on select lessons from Alasna Institute's course: Tortured Minds. For more in depth instruction on this topic, enroll at Alasna...

Israeli Logic

"If Europeans put down their weapons, there would be no more war. If the Third Reich put down her weapons, there would be no...

Refugee Mob Rape in Europe: HOAX

People who rejected this story when it came out were branded as conspiracy theorists. They were told things like: "If the most widely read newspaper...

Fallacies Regarding Hijab

Does Hijab Have Any Affect on Sexual Harassment? This is a common argument I hear against the utility of modest dress and the hijab, namely...

Patriarchy Wants to KILL ALL WOMEN

"Women are not dying of diseases we can't treat They are dying because societies have yet to make the decision that their lives...

Religion is Not a Matter of Personal Opinion

When a person comes to us and says, 2+2=5, we don't say that there is no fact of the matter about arithmetic and it...

The Lost Art of Argument

A rational argument is not a stream of assertion after assertion. To prove your case, you need to give reasons. Reasons are, by their...

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In addition to our articles on Hinduism, Christianity, Qadiyanism, etc., we now continue our series on Interfaith Critique by turning to Judaism. Religious Jews believe that their holy books were divinely...

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Watch: Muslim Marriage Crisis – Who Is at Fault?

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Lessons from the Arrogance of Iblis

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