How Did the West Advance Past the East?

The standard academic argument: Europe was an open market of ideas and coupled with intra-European competitive drive and old fashioned ingenuity, this led to...

Does Resisting Temptation Make You Strong or Weak?

Ibn Al-Qayyim said, “Opposing desires will allow the servant to acquire strength in his body, his heart, and his speech. Some of the righteous...

“Educated” People Worship Idols To This Day

We may think that shirk in the form of idol worship is a thing of the past and that modern shirk is limited to...

The Value of Destruction to Modern Islamic Scholarship

My dad has always been a very handy person and loves to take on home projects mashaAllah. When I was young, he would try...

The Nature of Iman in the Face of Doubts

"Have you not considered how Allah presents an example, a good word like a good tree, whose root is firmly fixed and its...

Down with Separation of Church and State

Separation of church and state. Coherent idea or no? What is supposed to distinguish civilized countries from uncivilized ones is respect for the rule of...

It’s Rude To Talk About God

The tragedy is that you can't talk about God with people nowadays without looking like an alien from another planet. To bring it up is...

A Godless People Obsessed with the Last Day

Burying the truth. For a society that claims not to believe in the Last Day, a lot of modern movies depict the apocalypse, post-apocalyptic destruction,...

Maybe It’s Best to Keep the “Gates of Ijtihad” Closed

There is no problem with the "gates of ijtihad" being opened (assuming they were ever closed). The problem is when the people opening them...

You Don’t Need a Voice

People are so concerned about "having a voice" that they haven't stopped to consider whether that voice is contributing something good and to the...

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Dalia Mogahed’s Response to Our MuslimGirl Article: Touting ISPU’s Pro-LGBT Advocacy

Earlier this month on MuslimSkeptic, we published a long article detailing the website MuslimGirl's promotion of all kinds of anti-Islamic filth: from the LGBT...

MuslimGirl and Friends Wage Ideological War on the Muslim Community

Do you know what March 27th was? Muslim Women's Day! Yay! We already had International Women's Day on March 8th, where all kinds of feminist degenerates...

Salute the Sultan! Brunei Reinstates Hudud for Sexual Deviance

If you have had a rough week or are feeling down in the dumps, I have just the news to cheer you up. The...

A Muslim Response to White Nationalism and White Replacement

In the aftermath of the New Zealand shooting, many have tried to decipher the motives of the alleged shooter, Brenton Tarrant, as expressed in...

Keep It Up! UK Muslims Shut Down LGBT Propaganda at Four Schools

The UK Muslim community has proven itself to be a model for Western Muslims at large, at least when it comes to pushing back...

Oddities in the New Zealand Muslim Mass Shooting Case

The massacre of Muslims this past Friday in Christchurch, New Zealand left me in a daze of anger and grief. Muslims are being gunned...

Are We Liberated Yet? Western Women Working Themselves to Death

When people discuss gender inequality in Islam, they focus on things like hijab, inheritance, or women's testimony. But few attack Islam for the inequality...