Is the Muslim World’s “Backwardness” Its Strength? Non-Muslim Biohistorian on Islam

Jim Penman is a famed British-born Australian entrepreneur who also happens to be a PhD in history, his specialization being the emerging field of...

Proud to Be an American? Not Quite!

Are you a patriotic American Muslim? Do you willingly sing the Pledge of Allegiance and show your unwavering support for "the land of the...

On the Syrian Revolution’s 11th Anniversary

15 March 2011 was the day the Muslims of Syria rose against Bashar Al-Assad, the authoritarian secularist and Arab nationalist who himself succeeded his...

Guantánamo Celebrates Its 20th Birthday – The Horrors Continue

The Guantánamo Bay detention camp (GTMO), the infamous US military prison in Cuba, is now 20 years old, having opened on the 11th January...

In the Heart of the EU: Massive Protests Against the Vaxx Religion

Brussels, considered the capital of the European Union, has seem some action in the last few days. Indeed, as per the authorities, tens of thousands...

Israel, UAE, Turkey: Best Friends Forever?

It’s always nice to make new friends; especially with those that fancy genocide and apartheid. And in the pursuit of making such friends, Abu Dhabi’s...

Canada Bans Gay Conversion Therapy as “Torture”

Recently, Canada has coined legislation that would effectively ban conversion therapy under the premise that such a practice is "torture." The National Post: At a press...

Is Wanting a Return of the Caliphate Misplaced Idealism?

You can acknowledge the practicalities of the real world and still aspire to an ideal. What I will never understand are those who focus...

What Should Muslims Think About Marijuana Legalization? The Bernie Plan

Without guidance from Allah, human beings are so utterly confused and their best ideas are replete with contradiction. I don't think Bernie is the worst...

Are Muslims Obsessed with Criticizing the Left?

Why do I tend to criticize what appear to be left wing positions more than right wing ones? For example, why do I spend...