Secularism Is Not Neutral. It Is Suppression

*No* version of secularism is the neutral space it claims to be. Once we accept that, we can move on to more productive conversations. "At...

The Inconsistency of Scholars Who Support Tyrants

This is a solid read from Ustadh Usaama al-Azami. One thing he could have also emphasized is how inconsistent someone like Ali Gomaa is...

The Reality of the Working Mom for Most of the World

This is absolutely shocking. "Tens of millions of children under the age of five are regularly being left alone while their parents go to work,...

Practical Islamic Governance: Regulating Drug Use

There are a variety of ways for state authorities to regulate people's behavior. The caricature of state power is a brutal, punitive police force...

What Children Are Missing Today

There is practical parenting advice in this article. But there is also a point of theological relevance. "And that's the paradox of discipline. It's as...

Improve but Don’t End Guardianship

This is a perfect example of how Western influence aims to reshape the Muslim world in its image. Putting aside other criticisms of the House...
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Conviction Podcast | The Mad Mamluks

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Yes, It Is OK for Mosques to Ban Women

This article attacks those mosques that do not have women's areas. UK Mosques Must Make Space for Women – Not Turn Us Away If you haven't...

Reality Check: Individualism Leads to Dying Broke and Alone

Welcome to the wonderful future we've all been promised, full of liberty, equality, and personal choice. The Wall Street Journal: Baby boomers are aging alone more...

Islam Is the Solution America Needs

Last week, Tucker Carlson, a conservative, right wing pundit on Fox News, delivered a powerful speech on the desperate state of American society and...

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The Middle East: Fleeing the Land of Blessing and Hidden Value

The Middle East is portrayed as the largest exporter of refugees, but is it that bad of a place? I think we've gotten accustomed to...

The Fall of Fed-Approved Celebrity Dawah

We Muslims are good little boys and girls. We will sit quietly and only speak when we're given permission to speak. Islam is 100% compatible with...

NIH Director Wants You Punished for Asking Basic Questions

In his recent interview with The Washington Post, Francis Collins, director of National Institutes of Health, demanded that people who question Fauci and the...

‘Ubaydullāh and Maymūn: Founders of the Ismā’īlī Religion

Mukhtār Ath-Thaqafī was a notorious figure in history, especially noted for the calls he made in Kufa in the name of Sayyidunā ‘Alī radiyallāhu...

Monday Memes | Take 66

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This Sahabi Deliberately Enraged His Torturers with One Word

When Bilal ibn Rabaha رضي الله عنه was getting tortured by Umayy ibn Khalaf, his slave master, in the scorching desert sun and burning...

The Mahdi in Sunnī Belief

The following is a guest post from Mufti Zameelur Rahman, esteemed scholar and researcher residing in the UK. There has historically been general agreement amongst the...