11 Signs You Are a Liberal Reformist Activist in Muslim Garb

We should support (and aspire to be) Muslim activists who: 1. Oppose political tyrants 2. Help the poor and needy 3. Defend the wrongly accused 4. Fight for...

Muslims with Same Sex Attraction

Incredibly important piece from a side of the debate that we rarely get to hear. Please share widely. Here are some highlights: " is important, however,...

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...

The Dark Side of Our Attention Whore in Chief

I can't smile and feel all warm and fuzzy when I see President Obama in one of his photo ops, playing with little children,...

Clock Kid Strikes Back

#IStillStandWithAhmed I am glad Ahmed (the "Clock Kid") is filing suit against the school and the police that mistreated him, and I hope he wins....

Reasons to Never Go to the Masjid

The masajid, imams, Islamic scholars, khatibs, etc., are not there to affirm a social justice narrative. Neither is the masjid there to make sure...

Real Muslims Eat Bacon and Don’t Believe in God

Let me save you the time of reading this: "Nuanced portrayal of Muslim life" means portraying Muslims as unapologetically pig-eating, alcohol-drinking, LGBT-rights-supporting, existence-of-God-questioning, casual-sex-having, brown...

Social Media Surveillance and Targeting Muslims: ShadowDragon

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم There is no upper limit of precaution that a Muslim can take with regards to technological surveillance in the modern age....

The Big, Bad Celebrity Shaykh

You know what I'm really afraid of? The big bad CELEBRITY SHAYKH! Hide yo kids, hide yo wife. Shudder in fear as he bellows...

Avengers, Vikings, and ‘God of War’: How Pop Culture Popularizes Polytheism

For a strongly secular industry that supports secular values, Hollywood, and the entertainment industry in general sure does seem to love promoting polytheism, most...