Politics

Why do Muslims treat prisoners better than others?

Dr. Salman Butt

In this Islamic Thought video, Dr. Salman Butt explores a critical yet often overlooked aspect of the ongoing genocide: the treatment of prisoners.

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Discussing the ‘Symbol of Subjugation’

Shaykh Dr. Haitham al-Haddad 14 Min Read

In a speech delivered on the 22nd of June the President of France said, “the burqa is not a religious sign’ — it’s a sign of subservience, a sign of debasement. It

A Society Divided

Syed Haider 24 Min Read

A short intro Late in the sixties, Jane Elliot, a primary school teacher in America, conducted an experiment with her third grade class. She told an all white group that blue-eyed people

Reasoning with the Unreasonable

Editor 20 Min Read

In the current hysteria that has become the debate around Islamic law, immigration, anti-Semitism, the veil and foreign policy, there has come a sense of irrationality that has been exuded by Britons

The Politics of Naming: Genocide, Civil War, Insurgency

Mahmood Mamdani 40 Min Read

  The similarities between Iraq and Darfur are remarkable. The estimate of the number of civilians killed over the past three years is roughly similar. The killers are mostly paramilitaries, closely linked

A Fatwa concerning the Cordoba Gold Card

Shaykh Dr. Haitham al-Haddad 9 Min Read

All praise and recognition is due to Allah, the Lord of the worlds; and His peace and blessings be upon our Prophet, Muhammad, his family, and all his Companions. I have been

Debating the Burqa

Editor 12 Min Read

The Burqa The burqa, a form of Muslim dress covering women from head to toe, including their faces, is oppressive, says the president of France. He wants it banned. “The burqa is