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...

Don’t Follow the Herd (in Apathy)

Sometimes it pays to not fall in line with your "squad," "crew," "broskies," or whatever the kids are calling it these days. :) The Prophet...

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...

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...

Muslims Getting into the Christmas Spirit!

In an alternative reality, Muslim holidays are the big thing around the world as opposed to Christmas. And like Christmas in our reality, Muslim...

Close the Liquor Stores

Ask some American Muslims to pose civil opposition to the opening of liquor stores in our cities because Allah has prohibited intoxicants, and these...

You Will Not Spread Islam by Censoring It

When we say that Islam is the religion of the fitra, part of what that means is that in some capacity, whether consciously or...

We Need More Muslims in Media, Right?

We have been told for the past 20 years or so that as western Muslims, we need to encourage our youth to get into media,...

Enjoin Good, Forbid Evil? Don’t Be Stupid!

Apparently we have been grossly misunderstanding the Quran all this time. We've been reading it: "Enjoin good and forbid evil." In actuality, it means: "Enjoin good and...

Who Cares About the Kuffar?!

Acceptance is important. As Muslims, we want acceptance from society at large and we seek that. Our attitude should not be: Who cares about...

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#MeToo in the Maghreb: 4th Wave Feminism Enters Morocco

About a month ago, a university teacher in Oujda was accused of having sex with female students in exchange for good grades. Following a...

Dozens of German-Catholic Priests “Come Out” as Homosexual

Deutsche Welle, one of the leading German media outlets, reported this recently: The Roman Catholic Church in Germany on Sunday faced renewed calls for better protection of...

What?! An Alleged Pedophile Zionist Leads “Arab World Institute” in France

Could you imagine an Arab-Muslim as the head of a cultural institution named the Jewish World Institute? Well, in France, which often prides itself for...

The Maqasid of the Shari`ah: Nuanced Application or Genuine Abuse?

The pure divine law, i.e., Sharī’ah, as enshrined in the Noble Qur’ān and Blessed Ahādīth bear countless advantages, pearls of wisdom and benefit for...

Is Russia Planning a False Flag? And Is America Jealous?

Amid the global tensions regarding Russia and Ukraine, it's important to analyze the United State's assertion that false flag operations may be the sparks...

Aung San Suu Kyi Faces Jail Time, But Not for Rohingya Genocide

It’s amusing to see #saveourleader Aung-Sang-Suu-Kyi’s embrace of the West’s cries for democracy not really work out for her. After winning the Nobel Peace Prize...

Samsung Targets Muslims in Bizarre New Ad

Samsung received severe pushback for their offensive new ad, where a Muslim mother expresses support for her son's decision to be a drag queen. BBC...