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2007

In God We Trust (Part I)

America’s mortgage dilemma The popular phrase “Easy come, easy goes” perfectly describes the financial fiasco that the world witnessed over the past few months. The strong housing market, which represented a majority of the strength of the US economy in the past few years, was fueled by so-called “easy money”. Banks and mortgage companies offered […]

The Ruling System in Islam

“Those who do not rule by what Allah has revealed, they are disbelievers.” Quran 5:44 There is no country existing in the world today that implements the system of government ordered by Islam. All Muslim countries in the world are ruled by laws of kufr (non-Islam), even though the majority of their population are Muslims. […]

The Jenna 6 Case

Justice American Style “O ye who believe! Stand out firmly for justice, as witnesses to Allah, even as against yourselves, or your parents, or your kin, and whether it be (against) rich or poor: for Allah can best protect both. Follow not the lusts (of your hearts), lest ye swerve, and if ye distort (justice) […]

World News

So-call Turkish scholar Issues Fatwa Prayer necessary only three times a day “And say not–for any false thing that your tongue put forth, this is lawful, and this is forbidden so as to ascribe false things to Allah. Lo those who ascribe false things to Allah will never prosper.” Quran 6:116 According to Muhammad Nour […]

National News

General Says Iraq Effort ‘A Nightmare’ Former top commander of American forces in Iraq October 13, 2007 In a sweeping indictment of the four-year effort in Iraq, the former top commander of American forces there called the Bush administration’s handling of the war “incompetent” and said the result was “a nightmare with no end in […]

The Last Hour Before Dawn

The belief in the unseen is one of the things that separate the Islamic call from a Leninist, Marxist, or capitalist call. A Muslim must take into consideration that Allah is always there in his life and struggle, and that He will make His Deen and Ummah victorious, in spite of the efforts of the […]

Ramadan

Between the Dignity of Yesterday and the Humility of Today “The month of Ramadan in which was revealed the Qur’an, guidance for mankind and clear proofs for the guidance and Al- Furqan” Qur’an 2:185 “Oh you who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that you many gain […]

Introduction to Systems of the Khilafah State (Part 2)

The Economic System in Islam “The son of Adam has no better right than that he would have a house wherein he may live and a piece of cloth whereby he may cover his nakedness and a piece of bread and some water.” Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) The economic system defines how to […]