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2006

Reflections on Manhood

“Men are the protectors and maintainers of women, because Allah has given one more (strength) than the other, and because they support them from their means.” Qur’an IV: 34 We can safely conclude that no one knows more about humanity than the one who created it. Allah being the author of the Qur’an gives in […]

Hajj Implications

“And complete the Hajj or ‘Umrah in the service of Allah” [TMQ 2:196] Hajj is the largest gathering of human-beings on the face of Earth. Millions of Muslims respond in unison to this verse and others like it. We remind the believers of the purpose of Hajj and warn of the paradox Hajj faces at […]

The Big Lie about Islamic Fascism

edited by Eric S. Margolis [Eric Margolis is a syndicated foreign affairs columnist and broadcaster, and author of War at the Top of the World – The Struggle for Afghanistan, Kashmir, and Tibet.] The latest big lies unveiled by Washington’s neoconservatives are the poisonous terms, Islamo-Fascists and Islamic Fascists. They are the new, hot buzzwords […]

Open Letter to Muslim Soldiers

“The believers are like one man; if his eye suffers, his whole body suffers, and if his head suffers, his whole body suffers. You will recognize the believers by their mutual love and sympathy. They are like one body. If one of its parts is ill, the whole body suffers from sleeplessness and fever.” Bukhari […]

American or Muslim: What is my Identity?

The Muslim identity is unique Muslims, especially our young ones, find themselves forced into a dilemma as to what is their identity? Although, the issue is clear according to Islam, for political and assimilation reasons it has become somewhat blurred and troublesome for some. While many Muslims celebrate a Muslim being elected into congress in […]

Palestinian women in Gaza help free besieged gunmen

Muslim Women Killed by Israeli Soldiers BEIT HANOUN, Gaza Strip–Hundreds of Palestinian women in robes and head scarves streamed into a Gaza combat zone on Friday November 3rd to help free gunmen besieged by Israeli troops at a mosque. Two women who came under fire were killed, and at least 10 wounded, but some gunmen […]

Ramadan

When fasting is for Allah and not for self “Ramadan is the (month) in which the Qur’an was sent down as a guide to mankind, also Clear (Signs) for guidance and judgment (between right and wrong). So every one of you who is present (at his home) during that month should spend it in fasting, […]

What is Khilafat?

The System that has the Solution for the World Everyone in the world who is somewhat aware of his surroundings would acknowledge that there are many problems in today’s societies. All such problems stem from impure, limited and corrupted ideas, concepts or ideologies. Thought or concepts dictate our actions or behavior. Consequently, in order to […]