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Oklahoma State Representative calls Islam a cancer that needs to be removed

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Tulsa World State Rep. John Bennett, R-Sallisaw, meeting Monday night with about 85 constituents at a Republican gathering at Western Sizzlin’ here, did not back down from statements he made earlier this month that were critical of Islam. Bennett has been at the center of a political maelstrom that has gained national attention since he… Read More ›

Current Affairs »

Oklahoma State Representative calls Islam a cancer that needs to be removed

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Tulsa World State Rep. John Bennett, R-Sallisaw, meeting Monday night with about 85 constituents at a Republican gathering at Western Sizzlin’ here, did not back down from statements he made earlier this month that were critical of Islam. Bennett has been at the center of a political maelstrom that has gained national attention since he… Read More ›

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The Case Against Contemporary Atheism [Lecture]

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For some time Muslims have been conned into believing that Islam is the fastest growing religion on the planet, but in fact there is an ideology (or lack thereof) that is growing at a much faster rate, not only in the Western world, but within Muslim majorty countries as well. Atheism, or the lack of… Read More ›

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Turkey’s top Muslim cleric condemns ISIS as un-Islamic

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Hurriyet Daily News The jihadist militants who have been committing atrocities in the name of Islam cannot belong to the faith, Turkey’s top cleric has declared, while also voicing his desire to visit the Gaza Strip together with religious scholars when conditions permit. “When pronouncing the name of these kinds of formations, please abbreviate. Use… Read More ›

Islam »

An Islamic perspective on the beheadings carried out by the Islamic State

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Over the past few weeks the group calling itself the Islamic State has carried out a series of executions, the latest execution was the beheading of a British aid worker David Haines. David Haines was the third western victim to have been beheaded by IS over the past few weeks, the other two previous victims… Read More ›

Responses to anti-Islamic Polemics »

Is Jesus (pbuh) superior to Muhammad (pbuh) because he didn’t lift a sword?

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There are many Christian apologists that often like to say that Jesus, unlike Muhammad (peace be upon them both) never raised the sword, that Jesus unlike Muhammad (pbub) never went into battle, and never participated in wars. And without really elaborating more, they conclude that due to this, this makes Jesus more superior than Muhammad… Read More ›

Christianity »

Islam doesn’t require perfection- How Islam deals with sin

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Evangelical Christians often try to put Islam down by saying there is no atonement for sin in Islam, that in Islam sinners can simply be forgiven by God and sent to heaven by being a good person. For Evangelicals this cannot be, God simply can’t forgive a person of their sin without atonement, the sin… Read More ›

Liberalism & Secular Democracy »

Hamza Yusuf ‘Secularism: The Greatest Danger Facing Islam’

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A brilliant lecture by Hamza Yusuf (recorded pre-2000), on the Secularism, as Sh. Yusuf puts it ‘the greatest danger [sic] facing Islam’. Although the video quality (taken from VHS) is limited, the audio quality is still excellent. Many important and valid points were raised during the lecture that still resonate now as they did back… Read More ›

Atheism »

The ‘No one kills in the name of Atheism’ Argument

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In many debates between Theists and Atheists, a common strategy is employed by Atheists to silence their opponents. Commonly, they like to argue that in history and currently, no Atheists have ever killed people in the ‘name of Atheism’, yet it is claimed that many people who follow a religion, have killed in its name…. Read More ›

Feminism »

The Muslim “Feminist” (who isn’t really a “Feminist”)

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“Feminism” has been stalking Muslim women. It has been quietly was-wasa-whispering that it deeply and fully understands the liberation that Muslim women seek – that it understands Muslim women better than Muslim women do (and definitely better than their Creator does!). “Feminism” has been vowing, nay threatening, that it alone is the answer to injustices… Read More ›

History »

The Covenant of the Prophet Muhammad with the Christian Monks of Mount Sinai by Dr John Andrew Morrow

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A fascinating presentation by Dr John Andrew Morrow  on the historical evidence for Prophet Muahmmed (saaw) policy of tolerance to Christians. He considers all the evidence from an objective view, and deals with many of the claims presented by Islamophobic pseudo-historians. He has published a book entitled The Covenants of the Prophet Muhammad with the… Read More ›

Zionism »

Israel carries out largest Palestinian land grab in 30 years

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Al Jazeera Residents of Wadi Fukin have grown accustomed to the sounds of construction. This lush village, which sits just west of Bethlehem along the Green Line, is surrounded on three sides by Israeli settlements that are constantly growing. Dotted with olive trees and natural springs, the village of 1,200 people is known for its harvest of… Read More ›

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