The True Cause of Radicalization

The true cause of radicalization in the Muslim world is not some misinterpretation of texts. It is tyrants empowered by the US brutalizing their...

Is Trump Surprisingly Good for Muslims?

I know that this is not a happy day and many of us are down about the inauguration of the newest pharaoh-in-chief. But consider...

Down with Separation of Church and State

Separation of church and state. Coherent idea or no? What is supposed to distinguish civilized countries from uncivilized ones is respect for the rule of...

Learning the Right Lessons After Trump’s Win

Unfortunately, there is an unsaid pro-Democrat subtext in what many Muslim leaders encourage their communities to do politically. The subtext of all the "Go vote"...

Trump Won. Now What?

A few thoughts in light of the election results: - Allah is in charge. - I'm not going to trust anyone's opinions on what a Trump...

Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban Affects Everyone

Right wing Americans support the #MuslimBan because they are under the mistaken impression that it doesn't affect them. But it does and it will majorly...

The Necessity of Conspiracy Theories

Exactly one year ago, the San Bernardino shooting happened. I was one of the few who was outspoken in questioning the government narrative on...

The Good of Trump

Highly unpopular opinion but determining the "lesser of two evils" requires looking at more than just the direct actions of the evil in question...

When Practicality is a Non-Factor

When we look at the state of the world and, more importantly, the state of our own selves, it is easy to get overwhelmed....

Don’t Ban Muslims! We’re Great for the Economy!

The argument that Muslims shouldn't be banned because Muslims have contributed to the economy (Steve Jobs, brown tech CEOs, etc.) is well-meaning but keep...