“Enlightened” Academic Discourse

It's kinda sad when the people who say they stand for an open discourse, free speech, academic inquiry, rational debate, etc., are the first...

“Traditional” Muslims vs. the Modernists

Being a "traditionalist Muslim" is a reactionary term. The term had to be coined in order to make the necessary distinction against "modernist" and...
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Restructuring Muslim Thought for the Modern World

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“Coincidences” in Liberal Islam

Is it a coincidence that the people who are the most preoccupied with others "judging them" are themselves often very judgmental? Is it a coincidence...

The Incoherence of Moral Progress

Liberal secular progressives (including humanists, atheists, reformists, etc.) think there is nothing wrong with morality changing over time and view it as a natural,...

Should Women Travel X Miles Without a Mahram? Or the Unceremonious Death of Chivalry

This is a detailed fiqh question and there are a variety of opinions based on different scenarios and contingencies. But the ultimate concern has...

Communist Islam – What We Can Learn From that Travesty

In the twentieth century, communism was very popular with a group of academic Muslims. For these Muslims, communism represented the peak of justice. It...

Liberal and Reformist Muslims: No One Cares About Your Feelings

Some of the stupidest arguments that would have been laughed at and ridiculed 10 years ago are today being taken very seriously and respected. Nowadays,...

The Multi-Headed Hydra of Muslim Reformism

Is it necessary to provide a rebuttal to so-called reformist/progressive Muslims? Not really. If you try to engage in debate with them, it is...

Adultery is “Harmless”

In this post from several months ago, I mentioned: "If the day comes when even adultery is seen as a harmless, victimless act, then...