Is Islamophobia Our Biggest Fear?

My kids are young. Like all parents, I worry about their future. If I had to estimate, I would say I worry about them...

India: Islamic Revival Amid Anti-Muslim Persecution

Guest Post from Usama Hazari. Allah mentions in the Noble Qur’an: The ones who have answered Allah and His Messenger after they had been...

The Price of Fear in the Age of Trump

  الَّذِينَ قَالَ لَهُمُ النَّاسُ إِنَّ النَّاسَ قَدْ جَمَعُوا لَكُمْ فَاخْشَوْهُمْ فَزَادَهُمْ إِيمَانًا وَقَالُوا حَسْبُنَا اللَّهُ وَنِعْمَ الْوَكِيلُ فَانقَلَبُوا بِنِعْمَةٍ مِّنَ اللَّهِ وَفَضْلٍ لَّمْ يَمْسَسْهُمْ سُوءٌ...

“Atheist Muslims” and Racism

Now we have "atheist Muslims." This was the inevitable result of our acceptance of the notion of being Muslim as a race. We have...

Judaism: A Race or Religion?

“Race” is by its nature divisive: 3. biology: “a group within a species that is distinguishable (as morphologically, genetically, or behaviorally) from others of the...

The “God” of Christian America

Compare the reactions to: Shooting up a black Church vs. shooting up a military outpost. Killing Church attendees vs. killing military personnel. Attacking a...

Israel Leans into the Right and Religion, the Palestinian Side Less So

“There is an ultimately insoluble contradiction between a Jewish state of Israel that is the fulfillment of the 2,000-year-old Jewish-Zionist dream and a state...

New Supreme Court Case Challenges Religious Freedom for LGBT

The Supreme Court is getting ready to hear another case regarding freedom of religion (or gay rights, depending on which side you’re on) that...

Don’t Give Dirty Looks to the Man

Why do we see so many incidences of police being overly combative, violent, and brutalizing toward innocent people? In America, black people are predominantly the...

Social Justice Epistemology

It used to be racist or misogynistic to believe that one's race or one's sex affected one's ability to understand an idea or entertain...