Trump Won. Now What?

A few thoughts in light of the election results: - Allah is in charge. - I'm not going to trust anyone's opinions on what a Trump...

Sarcasm About American Democracy

This post is in response to the 2016 Democratic National Convention leaks about corruption in the Democratic party. Thank God we live in the liberal...

Clinton Doesn’t Care About Black People

We are told that Hillary Clinton will do much to address the scourge of police violence against Black Americans as opposed to Trump, who...

The Disease of Nationalism

I am not biased against Saudi. I dislike ALL Middle Eastern political regimes as they have all proven again and again that they only...

FeelTheBern of Drone Strikes

If Bernie Sanders becomes president and he follows in the footsteps of Bush and Obama by supporting drone assasination, Israeli aggression and occupation, proxy...

Hillary Ushering in the Apocalypse

Back in 2008, there were some American Muslims who were hoping Hillary Clinton would become president because of the hadith "lan yufliha qawmun..." thinking...

Muslim Politics: Navigating Left vs. Right

The threat from one side of the aisle concerns the dunya. The threat from the other side of the aisle concerns the akhira. This is not...

Love Obama? Have Some Self-Respect!

All this doting on obama is making me nauseated. Have some self respect. Thank God our next president is a crass buffoon who wears his...

Supporting Hillary Because Feminism

People supporting a presidential candidate who is less qualified, more corrupt, more eager for war, with a worse track record on virtually every issue...

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Election Aftermath: Advice for My UK Brothers and Sisters from a Yankee Muslim

The Conservatives have won and now you face the aftermath. I believe that your situation mirrors the situation of US Muslims after Trump's win...

Greeting and Congratulating Non-Muslims on Their Holidays: Halal or Haram?

One of the most controversial topics in the US and the West more broadly that is a source of division and confusion among Muslims...

The 7 Ways Some Muslim Men Contribute to Immodesty from Muslim Women

Note: This was originally posted on Facebook, but Facebook deemed it "hate speech" and deleted it. What is hateful about the below? This is...

No, Muslim Women Don’t Need Careers To Be Empowered

We have some voices in the western Muslim community, both online and in real life, with well-intentioned but ultimately vacuous ideas about Muslim women,...

How to Explain Halloween to Your Muslim Children

Starting around the beginning of October, my kids started seeing Halloween decorations popping up on people's front lawns and Halloween costumes at the grocery...

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...

How Western NGOs Use Aid to Attack Islam and Re-Engineer Muslim Society

Are NGOs that support poor Muslims a good thing for us? Last summer, I traveled to Harvard to study the practice of sustainable development under...