In this talk with some youth I discuss my journey from atheism to belief.
Month: December 2018
Classical Maliki jurisprudence and sentencing factors for the crime of hirabah
To what extent should a sentence reflect the characteristics of the criminal and not merely the crime? An example of how classical Islamic jurists addressed this question is found in the work of jurists of the Maliki madhab concerning the crime of hirabah.
Letter on Progressive Muslims
The source of Muslims’ predicament in the United States is their profound anxiety over being accepted as “real” Americans, and the tendency of this anxiety to overcome their confidence in the truth of their religious principles.