Islam

Islam is a global religion based on the teachings of the Qur’an, a collection of passages proclaimed by Muhammad as divinely-inspired by a monotheistic God over the course of his 23-year career as a prophet in western Arabia in the 7th century. Soon after Muhammad’s death, the state he founded rapidly grew from its base in the Arabian Peninsula to North Africa and Europe in the west and southwestern Asia in the east. Though many people often c... View more

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02/23/2017

INSIDE IRAQ: Lasting Effects of Trump’s Travel Ban

As I sit here in Erbil, I know we all deserve far better national security strategies that exercise caution, protect the lives of vulnerable indivi...
09/02/2015
06/22/2016

The Struggles Of A Ramadan Fast (In A Non-Muslim Office)

Life becomes a literal hunger game when you’re fasting for Ramadan in a non-Muslim office.
02/15/2017

Muslims and Jews Resist Together

Our goals are clear: to equip rising leaders from both communities and build a coalition ready and able to organize together.
01/04/2017

Make a Difference this 2017 (Write your letter at tahil@aidemocracy.org today!)

This letter was sent to mosques in Southern California, including my neighboring Islamic Center of Claremont. I have been working with secular huma...
10/28/2015

Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies – Doha, Qatar

This breath-taking religious complex is as much an architectural wonder as it is a place of sacred worship. The building includes a mosque, a space...
02/09/2017

To Some, President Trump is the Dajaal

Intolerance begets intolerance. Hate begets hate.
05/05/2015

Muhammad Frieze (U.S. Supreme Court)

The Prophet of Islam is depicted holding the Qur’an. The Qur’an provides the primary source of Islamic Law. Prophet Muhammad’s teachings explain an...
10/21/2015

Two Minutes With... A Muslim

A discussion with a representative from the Muslim organization Sound Vision at the 2015 Parliament of the World's Religions.
02/21/2017

Sally Quinn & Reza Aslan Discuss his new CNN show "Believer"

Reza Aslan shares the powerful experiences he had on his latest project, CNN's "Believer"; discusses his personal religious practice, Islam; and op...
07/18/2016

Islam: My Life, My Religion- BBC Documentary

Journey with Sara through her life as a young Muslim girl. An interesting documentary explaining principles of Islam, and how the Muslim world wors...
02/15/2017

Even When Muslims Are the Victims, We Are Criminalized

This is not an innocent mistake. This is a serious offense to me as a Muslim.
02/08/2017

President Trump's travel ban does have an underlying good reason but is Ineff...

Comments on President's Travel ban and on threat of Islam worldwide
10/21/2015

Two Minutes With... A Multi-Faith Person

A discussion with Nazanin Zahra Angoshtari, an independent participant at the Parliament and practitioner of several different religious traditions.
02/08/2017
03/02/2016

Every Choice That We Make Says Whose Side That We Are On

A Defense of THE TRUE GOD'S HOLINESS and A Call For Righteous Indignation at the Blasphemous Behavior Toward YHVH by Comedian like Mr. Steve Harvey...
09/12/2014

Muslim Holidays

Muslim Holidays
09/12/2014

Shaking Hands In The Muslim World

Shaking Hands In The Muslim World
02/17/2017

Why I Was a Human Shield to Protect Muslims

Fighting for what’s right is a spiritual duty; to stand in solidarity with all those who feel marginalized is an obligation.
09/14/2014

Debate with Muslim Apologist Nadir Ahmed

Debate with Muslim Apologist Nadir Ahmed

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