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May 2009

Muslim’s Loyalty

“And the believers, men and women, are protecting friends one of another; they enjoin the right and forbid the wrong, and they establish worship and they pay the poor-due, and they obey Allah and His messenger. As for these, Allah will have mercy on them. Lo! Allah is Mighty, Wise. ” (TMQ 9:71) Since 9/11 […]

Firm Da’wah, Firm Dua’a

“Their intention is to extinguish Allah’s Light (by blowing) with their mouths: but Allah will complete (the revelation of) His Light even though the unbelievers may detest it.” (TMQ 61: 8-9) Firmness in proclaiming the truth to those who aid the tyrants, making them hear the Haqq (true Islam) that they dislike, and the criticisms […]

Moral Hazard

The Refusal to Accept Islam as an Aqueedah (creed) “Ye have indeed in the Apostle of Allah a beautiful pattern of (conduct) for anyone whose hope is in Allah and the Final Day, and who engages much in the praise of Allah.” (TMQ 33:21) Webster defines morality as the character of being in accord with […]

Final Word

“Pirates of Somalia” Who are the real thieves?! The Independent, by Johann Hari “In 1991, the government of Somalia – in the Horn of Africa – collapsed. Its 9 million people have been teetering on starvation ever since – and many of the ugliest forces in the Western world have seen this as a great […]

World News

Crisis to Make over 1 Billion People Hungry As much as 90 million more people will be trapped in extreme poverty this year as an effect of the global economic crisis, the World Bank announced. In a report entitled “Global Monitoring Report 2009: A Development Emergency,” the multilateral lender said an additional 55 to 90 […]

National News

The Guard Who Found Islam Army specialist Terry Holdbrooks had been a guard at Guantánamo for about six months the night he had his life-altering conversation with detainee 590, a Moroccan also known as “the General.” This was early 2004. Until then, he’d spent most of his day shifts just doing his duty. He’d escort […]