Funny Story: Shaking Hands with the Opposite Sex

Back in the day, a group of Muslim brothers were talking about their strategies for dealing with the social awkwardness that comes from politely...

Criticizing Feminism the Right Way

Yes, I have my (many) criticisms of feminism, but I have to say that it is not right to silence or dismiss others by...

The Best Marriage Advice

The best marriage advice I have received is: Write the good in stone and write the bad in sand. Some people do the opposite. They...

Get Married

Sometimes, the only person a man will find in his entire life to be loyal to him is his wife. And sometimes the only...

Beware of Gender Mixing

Gender mixing is not the root of all evil but it's certainly the root of a lot of it.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1949065225312190

The Problem with Consent [Excerpt]

"Consent itself is a concept fraught with metaphysical assumptions. "On a theoretical level, the notion of consent is notoriously difficult to pin down. For example,...

When Liberals Feel Icky – The Significance of Form

Liberal Modernist Inconsistencies Is form important? For example, should a person have to stick to a gender, be a man or a woman based on...

Advising Those with Same-Sex Desires [Excerpt]

Many within our community incorrectly think that “homosexuals need to be converted to heterosexuality.” This is a mistake because, again, we do not have...

First, Marriage is Slavery. Now, Marriage is Freedom

Liberal Hypocrisy: For decades post Sexual Revolution, progressives have been decrying the institution of marriage as one that constricts human freedom and sexual autonomy,...

The Logic of Patriarchy

One of the things I never understood about the idea of patriarchy that feminism opposes is this: why would men throughout history across numerous...

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The Trickiest Atheist Argument [Video]

https://youtu.be/f50zaO-FCT4 Transcript: Atheists have a lot of tricky arguments against religion but one particular argument has gotten a lot of traction on social media because of...

9/11 and Covid: Will Muslims Lead or Fall Prey Again?

I think we are way past discussing efficacy of lockdown. Every day, more and more have realized that it was and continues to be...

The Fallacy of “Don’t Judge!” in Islam

“Who are you to judge?” “Worry about your own sins”…, ”It’s not your business what I choose to do with my life”…, ”You don’t...

Let’s Not Forget What China Is Doing to the Uighurs

Back in December 2018, my wife and I were traveling from Indonesia to the United States. It was the happiest day of our lives,...

Reviewing Yaqeen Institute: A Source of Certainty or Doubt?

Note: This is a living document that will in sha’ Allah be updated as Yaqeen continues to publish content for the Muslim community. If...

Toe the Line or Else – Covid Bullying In the Muslim Community

The response of governments to the coronavirus has transformed the world. Numerous basic freedoms have simply been suspended, removed, or severely curtailed.  Were these freedoms...

Pervez Hoodbhoy Fails in Science and in Islam

Pervez Hoodbhoy, the Pakistani secular modernist, has taken this opportunity of "covid crisis" to praise Darwin, Modi, Mohammad bin Salman, and, of course, the...