Don’t Secularize Islam. Islamicize Secularism

Some think that it is important to secularize Islam, to bring Islam into conformity with the modern world by modifying or excising those aspects...

The Hadith on “Non-Muslim Minorities”

This is a translation of a hadith that is being circulated that requires closer attention: “Beware! Whoever is cruel and harsh to a non-Muslim minority,...
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Restructuring Muslim Thought for the Modern World

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Christians Don’t Want Kids Learning About Islam — Makes Sense

I sympathize with Christian parents who protest their kids learning about Islam in school, in a sense. It is natural to want to protect...

सेक्युलरिज़्म का खोखलापन

सेक्युलरिज़्म इंसान को ज़िन्दगी के असल मक़सद और दूर-दराज़ नतीजों से गुमराह करके, सिर्फ मुख़्तसर मुद्दत के लिए बनाई जा रही तरकीबों में उलझाए...

सेक्युलर इस्लाम बनाम इस्लामी सेक्युलरिज़्म

कुछ लोग ऐसा सोचते हैं की इस्लाम को सेक्युलर बनाने की ज़रूरत है। इस्लाम को मौजूदा दौर में फिट बैठाने के लिए इसके के...

An Open Letter to the LGBT Community in Light of Orlando

Let me explain why I as a Muslim don't "stand" with the LGBT community.  Just so we are clear, gunning down people whether they...

Practical Islamic Governance: Regulating Drug Use

There are a variety of ways for state authorities to regulate people's behavior. The caricature of state power is a brutal, punitive police force...

Banning the Hijab in Germany

This is a perfect example of the contradictions inherent to secularism. "Two influential German legal associations are calling for headscarves to be banned for judges...

The Accommodationism of American Muslim Orgs

Muslim communities in non-Muslim societies face an endless stream of decisions to either adopt or abstain, engage or oppose, compromise or stay firm. Whether...