“We were the most humiliated people on earth and God gave us honour through Islam. If we ever seek honour through anything else, God will humiliate us again.” ― Umar Ibn Al-Khattab If one reads the background and the events leading up to the moment when Umar Ibn Al-Khattab(RA) uttered those words, it will become... Continue Reading →
The issue of homosexuality and Islam is one that often crops up in current discourses. Some Muslims have embraced the LGBT movement and the liberal values that come with it, which has put this particular stance in direct opposition to Islamic teachings and the values it espouses. This article takes a brief look into the... Continue Reading →
If you spend any amount of time on social media you will have heard some words and phrases often repeated. Phrases such as ‘Islamophobia is a made up word’ ; ‘not all Muslims are terrorists, but all terrorists are Muslims’; and ‘we’re against Islam not against Muslims’.
The rich and elite political and financial leaders dupe the public into voting them into office, while they use this votes as a mandate to act on behalf of the people. But they don't act in the interest of the people. Far from it, their only interest is in keeping the system in place which they and their clique can continue to benefit from.