Story of a Poor Afghan Girl in Pakistan

In the West, I always find Muslim relief organizations using images of poor children to raise money. I’ve always wanted to speak to them, to understand where they came from, and how they ended up…



Why Liberalism is Just Like a Religion

In this very informative short talk, Daniel Haqiqatjou defines liberalism and explains why it is just like a religion. You can visit his website for more articles and videos related to the topic and many other…


Islam’s Take on Modernity and Progress

Many people, even among those who subscribe to a faith, perceive religion as an impediment to progress and intellectuality. In this short talk, Mohammad Elshinawy explains where that resentful sentiment stems from in our modern…



Islam and Homosexuality

The following piece is taken from the editorial introduction of American Journal of Islamic Science’s special issue dealing with homosexuality. It is posted here with Dr. Ovamir Anjum’s permission, who is the editor-in-chief of the journal….