“And remember how those who disbelieved devised plans against you that they might confine you or slay you or drive you away; and they devised plans and Allah too had arranged a plan; and Allah is the best of planners.” TMQ 8:30 Dear Muslims: Recent events such as the Fort Hood shooting, the killing of […]
Before Islam came to humanity, an observer would describe the lives and customs of the Arabs as backwards, primitive, and infested with corruption and subversion. Tribalism, idolatry, technological backwardness, cultural stagnation, and ideological decadence enveloped the Arabian Peninsula. Practices such as persons burying their own baby daughters alive, making gods out of dates, waging bloody […]
Freedom of Expression In the West, when phrases like “Freedom of Expression”, “Freedom of Speech”, “Freedom of Belief”, “Free Society”, and the like are spoken, they beg many questions. Is Freedom only in the West and Western styled societies? If so, does it mean that there exists oppression or slavery everywhere else? Are there only […]
99 % Birth Defects in Falluja There has been over 15-fold rise in birth defects and early childhood cancers in the war-ravaged enclave of Fallujah, doctors say. Dr. Ayman Qais said that before the war began in 2003, there were sporadic numbers of deformities in babies, but now the frequency of deformities “is increasing dramatically.”
Blackwater Bribe Plot Uncovered A report reveals that private US security firm Blackwater had allocated $1 million to Iraqi officials to buy their support and silence criticisms leveled against the firm after a fatal Baghdad shooting in 2007.
Interfaith Dialogue Rejected by the Kuffar “Never will the Jews nor the Christians be pleased with you till you follow their religion. Say: “Verily, the Guidance of Allah is the only Guidance. And if you were to follow their (Jews and Christians) desires after what you have received of Knowledge (i.e. the Qur’an), then you […]
“O you who believe, take not into your intimacy, those outside your ranks, they will not fail to corrupt you, they only desire your ruin. Rank hatred has already appeared from their mouths and what their hearts conceal is far worse. We have made plain to you the signs if you have wisdom” TMQ 3:118 […]
Muslims Acting Like Non-Muslims This is the time of the year when Muslims in North America and elsewhere face the upcoming ‘holiday fever.” It starts with Halloween, with its ghosts and scary activities and continues thereafter with the turkeys (Thanksgiving), Christmas trees (Christmas), four-leaf clover and bunnies (Easter), etc. Do we hide out and try […]