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What Kind of Disgust is Allowed?

The modern liberal is disgusted, appalled, and outraged if you use the impersonal pronoun "he" more than "she" in your writing. But if you...

Past Islamic Scholars Were Biased!

Those Muslims today who claim the scholars of the past were tainted by cultural and philosophical bias are like a person submerged in 10...

Irony: Muslims Not Allying with Conservative Christians and Jews

The irony is that Muslims are supposed to take from Christians and Jews that which accords with the final revelation and leave that which...

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...

Fasting Is Only for the Privileged!

10+ years ago, you could (incorrectly) claim, "The purpose of fasting is to empathize with the poor and hungry." In 2017, if you were...

The Cognitive Dissonance of Muslim Activism

"As Muslims, we stand up and march against the tyranny of Trump, against discrimination, against oppression and inequality, all on the basis of our...

Justice Denied When It’s a Shaykh?

Alleged wrongdoing on the part of our scholars should be treated like it is treated for anyone else. Judgments should not be made until...

The Necessity of Takfir

Just because there are some Muslims who have misapplied and abused takfir whether for political gain or otherwise doesn't mean that takfir itself is...

Transgender Is So Yesterday. Get With The Times!

For those of you debating/discussing Bruce Jenner and transsexualism, stop living in the past! It's 2015 for God's sake! We're way past people challenging,...

Why Do Muslims Have a Problem with #BlackLivesMatter?

Let's put it in terms the nonblack Muslim community (for the most part) understands. If a non-Palestinian scholar responded to a question about Israeli oppression...

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Monday Memes | Take 14

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Monday Memes | Take 13

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Aljazeera’s AJ+ Promotes LGBT, Sex Work, and Drugs to Muslims

https://youtu.be/eW2qdwUzL9U Aljazeera is a Qatari-state owned media conglomerate that disseminates news and media content throughout the world. AJ+ is a subsidiary of Aljazeera that was...

Cannibalism and Necrophilia in Traditional Hinduism: The Case of Kali

Time for more literacy on Hinduism. Hindu nationalists claim that Islam is a "violent" religion. But many of the gods worshipped by Hindus are depicted...

Monday Memes | Take 12

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Is Homosexuality Predetermined from Birth?

Author Bio: Umm Daud has a degree in Neuroscience from the University of California, Irvine and a degree from the Institute of Knowledge in...

Monday Memes | Take 11

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