Tunisia’s Bourguiba: An Arab Atatürk Wannabe

The demographically diminutive North African country of Tunisia has recently made its way into the news; and not for any good reason. Tunisia's political...

The Fanatical Founder of “Islamic Marxism” and His Surprising End

A peculiar feature of "Muslim activism" in the postmodern West is the disorienting alliance some "Muslim leaders" generally uphold with representatives of the political...

Abortion in Islam: The Stance of the Ḥanafīs and Other Schools

The following is a guest post from Mufti Zameelur Rahman, esteemed scholar and researcher residing in the UK. Introduction Once the soul has been breathed into the...

Roe v. Wade: The Pro-Choice Movement Hall of Shame

The US Supreme Court just banished abortion as a constitutional right in the United States. This news is a historical event as, for the first...

Assassinated Singer and Persecuted Sikhs: Lessons for Indian Muslims

Sidhu Moose Wala, born Shubhdeep Singh Sidhu, was a popular Indian-Punjabi singer. He was assassinated on the 29th of May, at the age of...

The Supreme Respect of the Sahabah Towards Rasūlullāh ﷺ

I love this statement by Al-‘Abbās ibn ‘Abd al-Muṭṭalib, رضي الله عنه: سئل العباس بن عبد المطلب رضي الله عنه عم رسول الله صلى الله...

The Muslim Marriage Crisis: Diagnosis and Prognosis

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم What Is Marriage? In the Din, marriage can be defined in a few ways. Legalistically, it is a contract between a man...

Wisdom and Intelligence Are Bestowed by Allah

Towards the end of Sūrat al-Baqarah, we come across the following beautiful āyah: يُؤْتِي الْحِكْمَةَ مَن يَشَاءُ ۚ وَمَن يُؤْتَ الْحِكْمَةَ فَقَدْ أُوتِيَ خَيْرًا كَثِيرًا...

Why Feminism Is Satanism and Why Abortion Is a Ritual

The recent American controversy about a potential "abortion ban" has reignited heated discussions about a host of subjects, including what really is the essence...

Ikhlas: Purifying Ourselves of Modern -Isms

إِنَّآ أَنزَلْنَآ إِلَيْكَ ٱلْكِتَـٰبَ بِٱلْحَقِّ فَٱعْبُدِ ٱللَّهَ مُخْلِصًا لَّهُ ٱلدِّينَ. "Indeed, We have sent down to you the Book, , in truth. So worship Allah...