Living as a Muslim Skeptic

What does it mean to be a "Muslim skeptic"? The true Weapons of Mass Destruction are immoral, irrational, destructive, fallacious ideas that sound convincing to...

That Allah’s Word Be Highest

The hadith is not: "He who fights so that Allah's Word is an acceptable option in people's eye, considered no better or worse than...

Knowing that Islam is the Truth

When someone denies that Islam is the truth and the only acceptable religion to God Almighty, to me it is as if they are...

Is Islam About Liberty?

Both left and right wing critics of Islam appeal to philosophical liberalism in their critiques of Islam, employing concepts like freedom of religion, freedom...

Diseases of the Heart and the Intellect

Just as one can suffer from diseases of the heart, so too can one suffer from diseases of the intellect. But in Islamic thought...

Liberalism and the American Muslim Medicament

It is not enough to say that Islam and liberalism occupy two separate worldviews. Yes, making such distinctions and being critical of Muslims' unprincipled...

Why Be a Muslim Skeptic?

Allah says, "And if you obey most of those in the earth, they will lead you astray from Allah's way. They follow nothing but...

Who Is the Real “Freethinker”?

Who is the real "free thinker"? The atheist, who: 1) Lives in a secular world, 2) Goes to schools with secular curricula based on secular philosophies that...

Why is Islam Reviled Today?

The Princeton event I spoke at earlier this month was not recorded. But here are the first couple of questions I was asked and...

Thanks for Supporting the Muslim Skeptic!

Salam everyone, This page recently reached 10,000 likes/follows. I started this page as a place for "Muslim skepticism" and am thrilled that others consider that...

LATEST POSTS

Monday Memes | Take 3

Note: the last two are not my own memes and were selected by others on the Muslim Skeptic team from different sources. (Click images to...

Monday Memes | Take 2

Time for round two of Monday Memes! (Click images to view original posts along with interesting and related information/links in the comments. In some cases...

The Weaponization of Nuance in Reforming Islam

I've come to really dislike the word "nuance." As a college student at Harvard, I took a class one semester on women in Islam. It...

Dissolving Islamic Gender Roles? Yaqeen and Brown Promote Feminist Ideology

Note: This post is an excerpt from the full Reviewing Yaqeen Institute report. Jonathan Brown writes “An Open Letter to Muslim Men: The Sunnah Trumps Toxic...

Monday Memes | Take 1

This is my first rodeo folks and I'm hoping I can keep up the tempo. This week's memes are all by yours truly (Aydin...

Pro-LGBT Muslims? Yaqeen and Brown Promote LGBT Affirmation & Advocacy

Note: This post is an excerpt from the full Reviewing Yaqeen Institute report. At the end of 2017, Yaqeen published an essay by Professor Jonathan Brown...

Salvation for Kuffar? Yaqeen Institute and Brown Promote Deviant Perspectives

Note: This post is an excerpt from the full Reviewing Yaqeen Institute report. One of the most egregious papers published by Yaqeen Institute is titled:...