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...

The Selectivity of Modernist Fads

Modernist Hypocrisy: So many diets, fashion trends, health crazes, etc., are based on the idea that doing things the way humans have done them...

How to Control People

If you reduce a person's entire world to flickering images on a 12"X15" screen, it's much easier to control what he'll believe.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1639317016287014

The Matrix

How much of what you know about the world is decided by Google? Or network TV? Facebook? Twitter?   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1598992503652799

Muslims, Stop Breaking Stereotypes

"Muslims breaking stereotypes" has become code for "Muslims assimilating into the monoculture."   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1903280483223998

The Irrelevance of Apostasy

"When a Muslim leaves Islam, we should congratulate him. Because we should celebrate people's choices. The last thing we should do is tell him...

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Reconciling Faith and Evolutionary Science: Understanding Ensoulment

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Muslim Activists Push Toxic Feminism: The War Against Motherhood

Many Muslim young women living in the modern world are lost when it comes to the marriage versus career question. They wander along with...