Muslims Should Never Be Conservatives: A Lesson from Transgenderism

Since around the time of the recent Tokyo Olympics, there has been some considerable furor around men claiming to be women competing in women's...

What’s Wrong with Fearing God?

Are people still tip-toeing around the notion of taqwa and translating it as "God consciousness," "mindfulness," etc.? C'mon, it's the year 2016! Are younger...

An Introduction to Islamic Medicine: Hikmah

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Hikmah is a term for treating the body utilizing the prescriptions of the Qur'an and Sunnah. Historically, several conceptualizations of medicine...
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Conviction Podcast | The Mad Mamluks

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WODovLwMctI Check out The Mad Mamluks website.  

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...

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...

Modern People Desperately Need Islam: The Sad Story of Susan

Brace yourself. This is one of the most tragic and shocking conversations I have ever had, and I've had a lot of bizarre conversations. Last...

Is Islam the Reason the Muslim World Is “Backwards”? Latin America Begs to Differ

The perennial question: Why does the Muslim world "lag behind"? The perennial answer: Because of Islam! We expect this kind of analysis from the likes of...

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...