Trump Wants to End Criminalization of LGBT in the Muslim World. Muslims, Say No!

The incoherence of liberal secular thought really shines through in a recent episode from the Trump administration. NBC News: The Trump administration is launching a global...

Trump Admits Israel Is the Reason US Fights Wars in the Middle East

Trump's candidness can sometimes be a blessing. For example, in this recent interview, Trump discusses diplomacy with Saudi Arabia and let's a big truth...

The Misdirection of Fear in the Age of Trump

Has Trump emboldened racists? Certainly. But was he the only one? Is he the primary culprit? Have you heard of the FBI's Entrapment program? If...

The Privilege of Fear in the Age of Trump

I am getting increasingly disturbed and upset by the reactions I am seeing from the American Muslim community regarding Trump. There is this frenzy...

It’s Not a “Conspiracy Theory” If CNN Says It

Hilarious to see all the "serious" people who turned their nose at what they derisively call "conspiracy theories" now entertaining and promoting just such...

Trump’s Pres. and Only NOW You’re Mad at the US Government?

If you're just now realizing that the system is broken... If it took Trump becoming president for you to realize that the system is broken... Welcome...

Adhan for Trump’s Inaguration

So Muslims justifying giving adhan at Trump inauguration festivities on the basis of the fact that the Prophet -s- kept "open lines of communication...

The Price of Fear in the Age of Trump

  الَّذِينَ قَالَ لَهُمُ النَّاسُ إِنَّ النَّاسَ قَدْ جَمَعُوا لَكُمْ فَاخْشَوْهُمْ فَزَادَهُمْ إِيمَانًا وَقَالُوا حَسْبُنَا اللَّهُ وَنِعْمَ الْوَكِيلُ فَانقَلَبُوا بِنِعْمَةٍ مِّنَ اللَّهِ وَفَضْلٍ لَّمْ يَمْسَسْهُمْ سُوءٌ...

How to Fight “Muslim Bans” Without Liberalism

We need to have a deeper conversation about how we as Muslims understand modern concepts, structures, and institutions in light of our religious principles....

How to Spot Fake News

Since nowadays we collectively seem to have a greater consciousness around "fake news," here is a free tip. When you read/watch mainstream news, anything that...

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Watch: Muslim Marriage Crisis – Who Is at Fault?

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Lessons from the Arrogance of Iblis

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