Pre-req | Introduction | Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 We've spent the last few articles describing the apartheid policies implemented by Israel in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT). The obvious question which follows is:...Show More Summary
Lecture by Shaykh Yasir Qadhi | Transcribed by Zara T. [The following is the video and transcript of Shaykh Yasir Qadhi's khutbah "Making Families Work." The transcript includes slight modifications for the sake of readability and clarity.] The khutbah can be viewed here. Show More Summary
My title encapsulates a critical message. It frames Pakistan needing Imran Khan, not the other way round. Of course, Imran needs Pakistan for his sense of identity and belonging, but he does not need Pakistan or its top job for personal enrichment or popularity. Show More Summary
I believe this three-minute trailer threw our mosques under the bus. It opened the door for its audience to blame all of their problems on the mosque, and take no responsibility for their own actions. The post UnMosqued Series: Unmosqued Unmasked, A Critical Review of the UnMosqued Trailer appeared first on MuslimMatters.org.
Lecture by ?m?n Abdullah Hasan | Transcribed by Zara T. [The following is the video and transcript of im?m Abdullah Hasan's lecture "Seeking Knowledge & Recognising All?h's Blessings." The transcript includes slight modifications The post Seeking Knowledge & Recognising Allah’s Blessings I Imam Abdullah Hasan appeared first on MuslimMatters.org.
The hijab has been a prominent target; the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Showkat Ali, spoke out against the veil, incredibly stating, “only those who have ugly faces use religion to cover it.” In a number of state educational institutions,...Show More Summary
This series has barely scratched the surface of the human right abuses Palestinians suffer on a regular basis. These articles have focused mainly on the discriminatory practices in the OPT in order to highlight the apartheid nature of the 45-year-old occupation.
Pre-req | Introduction | Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 (Note: The Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT) refers to the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem which have been under Israeli occupation since 1967 )
Lecture by Ismail Kamdar | Transcribed by Zara T. [The following is the video and transcript of Ismail Kamdar's lecture "Tolerance in Fiqh Issues"
I do believe that there are lessons that we can draw from the way that non-Muslims celebrate their holiday. These are lessons that we can apply to our own two historically Islamically legitimate holidays - the two Ids.
Syria has accused the West of forging this intelligence to serve as pretext to invade the country; its Deputy Foreign Minister stated, “Syria stresses again, for the tenth, the hundredth time, that if we had such weapons, they would not be used against its people. We would not commit suicide”. Is the US trying to pull-off-an-Iraq?
RIS has become the spring of the Muslims; it is more than an event, it’s a phenomenon. It has begun to define what the ‘Holiday Season’ means for Muslim families across North America. The convention has personally allowed me to grow and mature as a Muslim; it has by all accounts revived my spirit. Show More Summary
Up to 15,000 militant Islamists are set to descend on east London this week to pressure town hall chiefs into allowing a 9,000 capacity mega-mosque. Supporters of Islamist sect Tablighi Jamaat are irate after Newham Council rejected plans for the group's new HQ. Show More Summary
Here we go again. Israel has started bombing Gaza using one of the most superior air-force in the world against
Facebook is seen as quite controversial today by some Muslims who see it as a platform for fitnah and as a result warn others not to use Facebook. There is some misconception surrounding this because Facebook is a communication tool which can be used in a good way or a bad way. Show More Summary
“The basic purpose is to tell the world that Pakistanis can be peaceful and productive as well.”
Police made 13 arrests when a protest at the site of a recently-approved new mosque turned violent. Around 200 people were involved in the demonstration on St Mark's Road, which saw members of far-right groups including the English Defence...Show More Summary
Expose draws our attention to a link to a YouTube video that was posted on the official EDL Facebook page this morning. It features a brutal attack by Russian skinheads on an anti-racism festival at Miass in August 2010. The link has...Show More Summary
"Well I was happy before, but there was always something missing, always a sad part in life. My worries for the world, which were never ending. Daily, something new. It used to irritate me a bit at times, that men looked at me as if I'm a chicken piece. Now Alhamdulillah its peace. The only thing I'm worried about is my Akhirah."
I was invited by Middle Church to preach. I spoke about mercy and compassion, and below is the video. "In the Name of God" :: Sep 23 @middlechurch from Middle Collegiate Church on Vimeo.