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Honesty Policy – HappyDay Video. Who & Why?

Honesty Policy – HappyDay Video. Who & Why?

The Muslims of the U.K. clearly feel under attack and misrepresented in the main-stream media. It is an undisputed fact that Muslims are suffering from a huge campaign to “otherise” us and depict us as dangerous people who are not ...

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Music: A Prohibited and Fake Message of Love and Peace pt 3

Music: A Prohibited and Fake Message of Love and Peace pt 3

Following on from our discussion on consensus and ijtihad, I would like to emphasise that a particular aim of this discourse is to present rational arguments without entering into details of Islamic law and textual proofs behind the impermissibility of ...

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Five points on ‪#‎HappyMuslims‬

Five points on ‪#‎HappyMuslims‬

*Cross-posted from Uthman Badar’s Facebook page Some reflections on the now infamous video and responses, for all sides, to it: 1. This is not about smiling or being happy. You’d think this was obvious! But there’s actually people out there ...

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My thoughts on #HappyMuslims video

My thoughts on #HappyMuslims video

Cross post from Abu Eesa Niamatullah’s Facebook page - The background track behind all the folks dancing has got to be one of the most addictive things I’ve ever heard! I hear that Iblīs himself might have got personally involved ...

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I Ain’t Happy

I Ain’t Happy

Cross post from Escape the cage “People get used to anything. The less you think about your oppression, the more your tolerance for it grows. After a while, people just think oppression is the normal state of things. But to ...

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“Happy Muslims” and the Muslim Minority Need for Political Maturity

“Happy Muslims” and the Muslim Minority Need for Political Maturity

Cross-posted from CoolnessofHind I did not wish to write about this for the last thing the Muslim minority needs is an object of discussion which creates a rift. I refused to comment on everyone in the happy Muslim video. Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad [1] ...

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The Jihād of Job Hunting

The Jihād of Job Hunting

“Akhī, how can you go to a job interview with that beard?  Trim it down a bit.” “Akhī, why are you being so extreme?  Just shake her hand during the interview; Islām makes exceptions for necessities, and this is definitely ...

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The Hypocrisy of the “Muslim School Takeover Plot” That Never Was

The Hypocrisy of the “Muslim School Takeover Plot” That Never Was

The Muslim takeover of schools was almost complete, all the pieces were in place, years of painstaking planning were about to pay off, yet at the eleventh hour the whole plan was scuppered when the secret masterplan was leaked, pulling ...

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Is there such a thing as Islamic Feminism?

Is there such a thing as Islamic Feminism?

What is Feminism? Defining feminism can be a very difficult task. The conflicting views within the movement often lead to confusion and as a consequence, many feel it does not provide any clear direction for positive change. There are some ...

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Have the Muslims failed with Intellectual Disabilities?

Have the Muslims failed with Intellectual Disabilities?

  Children and adults with Intellectual Disabilities, as well as their families, suffer unprecedented levels of prejudice and discrimination throughout their lives. Such individuals are frequently victims of aggressive abuse, hostility, humiliation, conflict, teasing and stares[1][2][3]. They also experience social ...

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