Laugh Out Loud

THERE WAS A teacher at my school who used to have his own canon of English grammar. Naturally, from the first moment he uttered his very first sentence in his first ever lecture, he became the laughing stock of the whole class…

Are You Really Doing Da’wah?

(If you are a social media Da’ee floating new videos every now and then, displaying yourself as scholars, issuing fatwas on sensitive issues, and doing takfir freely, you are perhaps causing more harm than benefit. Just like the act of worship, the…

American Family: An Endangered Species

THROUGHOUT HISTORY, in all known cultures, the family has been the basic building block of society. Our web of family relations, more than any other factor, mediates our relations with our fellow human beings. Human beings need families as much as they…

Answering Unbelief | Part 5: Epilogue

"In fact, if we’ve learned anything from history, it’s that religion can be a powerful tool to shake a culture or people out of ignorance and injustice. The prophet Muhammad (Peace and blessings be upon him) was a revolutionary who rescued the…