Opinion

An Opinion on Prophetic Witnessing

Opinion

by Haroon Imitiaz To be a prophetic witness, or a living embodiment of prophetic conduct, is just not easy. It is in fact, fundamentally stressful and at times a painful occupatio

Get Rid of Unrealistic New Year Goals

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by Noor H. Salem Have you taken oath to yourself to start yet another dieting program this year? Did you put weight-loss or exercise on your New Year’s resolution, once again?

Stop Saying Islam is Feminist

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by Sarah Yusuf I’m extremely lucky to be surrounded by dozens of intelligent and outspoken Muslim women in my life. They’re all incredible people, with interesting lives and e

Two Years After My Husband’s Arrest, My 4 Kids And I Still Await Justice To Prevail

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by Umaima Jafri Ibrahim Zubair Mohammad is awaiting trial for two years at Lucas County Correction Center. His trial has been postponed four times, the judge has been changed thr

Tarnished Scholars

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by Azher Quader The recent allegations pertaining to the sexual abuses of Tariq Ramadan, a revered and beloved Islamic scholar and leader in the Muslim community, has created sho

The Constant Battle Between the West and the Muslim World

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by Amina Khan The term “Islamophobia” and the ostracization of Muslims have cemented a polarized community and scrutinization of a 1400-year-old religion. After every attac

Durga to Dargah, Esoterica of Clothing and Adornment within Islam and Hinduism

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by Suraiya Ali I want to preface this paper with the wish that I could explore this thread through all religions. It is not only through Islam and Hinduism that the divine ubiqu

Is the Quran only relevant to Muslims?

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by Dr. Aslam Abdullah Is the Quran only for Muslims? What about humanity? If God is the Lord of the worlds (Quran 1:2) and the Prophet is described as the messenger for the worlds

Uneasiness in the Desert Kingdom

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by Dr. Aslam Abdullah Everything in the Desert Kingdom of Saudi Arabia seems to be changing but in a slow motion.  Arrests, palace coup, death of male members of the royal family

The Rohingya Muslims: The Victims of Pure Genocide

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by Dr. Firoz Mahboob Kamal 'Genocide' is the cruelest and most violent form of crime against humanity. It targets people through arson, rape, torture and total annihilation pure