Reviews

Apocalypse, in a Funny Way

*The Muslim Observer

By Sophia Qamar, TMO Recently, the current younger population including myself has been strongly attracted (might I even say obsessed) with post-apocalyptic settings, whether th

Book Review: Jihad or Ijtihad – Religious Orthodoxy and Modern Science in Contemporary Islam: 2013

*The Muslim Observer

Review By Mohammad Yunus* Author: S. Irfan Habib 200pp. Harper Collins $18.00 In his book, S. Irfan Habib pulls the reader into the world of Muslim orthodoxy, suggesting that th

An American Mosque and An Extraordinary Movie

*The Muslim Observer

Meet David Washburn, a Jewish-Christian filmmaker whose documentary, An American Mosque, turns the spotlight on US Muslims’ struggle in post 9/11 years By Ras Siddiqui

“The Citizen” Opening in AMC Theater of Dearborn

*The Muslim Observer

By Noor H. Salem, TMO On Sunday, October 6th 2013 the AMC theater of Dearborn had the opening day for the trial period of the movie The Citizen. It’s only a five day tria

Review: Muslims and the Making of America

*The Muslim Observer

A book by Precious Rasheeda Muhammad Reviewed by Susan Schwartz, TMO In an era when Islamophobia is rampant and has become a widespread and profitable industry, a publication whi

Review on the Show Satyamev Jayate

*The Muslim Observer

By Kulsum Nakadar Kulsum Nakadar is a Freshman student of Journalism at Smt. M.M.K College, affiliated to Mumbai University in Mumbai India. There comes a time in our lives wh

Review on Documentary ‘India Untouched’

*The Muslim Observer

By Kulsum Nakadar Editor’s Note:  Kulsum Nakadar is a freshman in communications at a college in Bandra, Mumbai. Mumbai, India--The injustice of caste system, and t

Book Review: The Art of Hajj

*The Muslim Observer

Author: Venetia Porter Pages: 96 Publisher: Interlink Books www.interlinkbooks.com Reviewed by Mohammed Ayub Khan To perform the Hajj is a dream of every Muslim man

What does Islam Say About the Fate of Non-Muslims?

*The Muslim Observer

Prof. Mohammad Khalil   EAST LANSING, Mich. — Since Sept. 11, it has become increasingly common to hear about Muslims who condemn all non-Muslims â€

‘Heaven’: A Hilarious (Yes, Really) History Of Shariah

*The Muslim Observer

By Gideon Lewis-Kraus Heaven On Earth, Book Review A Journey Through Shari’a Law From The Deserts Of Ancient Arabia To The Streets Of The Modern Muslim World By Sadakat K