Don’t Block Those You Disagree With

Whenever I come across views that I disagree with or even find repulsive on social media, the last thing I want to do is...

Futile Argumentation

Imam Shafii was right. You cannot win an argument with someone who doesn't know what an argument is. NB: An argument is not stating disagreement.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1635407043344678

Too Much Fashion Sense

Spend less time fixing, tidying, straightening out what's on top of your skull and more time on what's inside of it.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1784372181781496

Addressing Doubts with Ihsan

When it comes to a person's faith, questions that a person might have about the faith that remain unanswered have the potential to become...

Keeping You Misinformed is Their Job

Mainstream media aims to be as relevant as possible to as many people as possible for the simple reason that more viewers mean more...

Aesthetics and the Limits of Rationalism

Aesthetic preference doesn't always have reasoning. Why do you like one piece of art but not another? Why does one interior design look attractive...

The Self-Defeating Nature of Atheism

Do we have a good reason to think that supernatural entities exist? Here is a reason. The vast majority of human beings throughout time have...

Sometimes, the Right Explanation is Key to Obedience

Does Islam Need Explanation? A young man came to the Prophet ﷺ and said: “O Messenger of Allah, give me permission to commit zina (fornication).” The...

San Bernardino: Conspiracy or Rationality?

The right to a trial and due process are considered basic human rights, but they are much more than that. Requiring due process is...

Less “Critical Thinking,” More Rote Memorization

Modern cognitive scientists have realized that much of human intelligence is tied to memory. Their research is mostly in terms of "working memory," or...

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