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The Missing Islamic Philanthropy Today

The Missing Islamic Philanthropy Today

Tens of millions of dollars are donated annually toward poverty relief programs, but the root cause of generational stag
From “Us” to “Them”
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From “Us” to “Them”

In recent years, there has been a rise in media discourse regarding Western converts to Islam. This is unsurprising, con
Trump is No Friend of the Iranian People

Trump is No Friend of the Iranian People

When President Donald Trump announced his administration’s long-awaited policy toward Iran this month, including h
5 Times Malala Has Owned Her Critics

5 Times Malala Has Owned Her Critics

One would have thought that a 15-year-old girl shot in the head for speaking out in favor of education for girls would b
Ignorance of Islam Is Incomprehensible Today

Ignorance of Islam Is Incomprehensible Today

Ignorance is not bliss. It is the hotbed of misunderstanding, misapprehension and mistakes. Recently, I presented a lect
The Politics of Pluralism in the U.S.

The Politics of Pluralism in the U.S.

There’s a lot of “us” and “them”-ing going on these days. Try as we may, it is almost impo
Fighting the Religious Right to Save the Johnson Amendment
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Fighting the Religious Right to Save the Johnson Amendment

This is the second part of a two-part series. Part one gives an overview of the Johnson Amendment and how it affects min
White Washing of Cat Stevens
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White Washing of Cat Stevens

I grew up listening to Cat Stevens. Not the “The Wind” hippie with the quintessential 1970s flair for which



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