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4 Ways ISIS Grounds Its Actions in Religion — and Why That Matters

It’s as inaccurate to think these attacks reveal true Islam as it is to think they had nothing to do with it.

Three Ways to Respond to the Paris Attacks

Let us remedy this cancer of extremism with love and tolerance for each other.

5 Things About Prophet Muhammad That Might Surprise You

Did you know the founder of Islam was a social revolutionary who championed women’s rights?

Why Anti-Islam Rallies Are Dangerous

As a Muslim-American, I believe we have a moral imperative to reject extremism and prejudice.

5 Similarities Between Muslims and Christians We Should Celebrate

Christianity and Islam have quite the rivalry, but they share more than you think.

Why We Cannot Settle for a Secular Society

It is only a fear of God that can prevent cruelty and uphold our humanity.

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Ramadan

Is Ramadan more than just a month of depriving yourself of food and drink?

My Gay Hajj

How a gay Muslim’s pilgrimage led him to accept the religion that may not accept him.

When a Conversion Separates a Family

An interfaith family struggles to maintain separate, authentic faiths, and mutual appreciation.

What Is the Proper Islamic Response to Islamophobia?

Muhammad bore insults with patience, setting a precedent that all Muslims should follow.

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How to Make It as a Family Divided by Faith

Can a Christian mother and her Muslim daughter achieve peace and unity?

3 Myths We Need to Debunk About the Hijab

What Muslims need more than the exterior hijab is to reveal our true, inner hijab.

Why Christians Need More Non-Christian Friends

Six reasons to expand those relationships that are outside of your Christian bubble.

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5 Things to Know About the Sunni-Shiite Divide

The two main sects of Islam have been in conflict for more than a millennium — Why?

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Why Were Three Muslims Murdered in Cold Blood?

Let’s be honest: three young Muslim students weren’t killed over a parking spot.

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3 Qur’anic Verses That Prove ISIS Is Un-Islamic

Compare the actions of ISIS to the Qur’an and it is clear ISIS can’t represent any form of Islam. 

Franklin Graham’s Facebook Power Play

How Billy Graham’s son transformed a complicated debate about pluralism into a culture war.

5 Illogical Arguments Against Islam

How the media uses logical fallacies to forge a relationship between Islam and extremism.

How the Prophet Muhammad Dealt with Insults

Muslims who respond to the likes of “Charlie Hebdo” with violence need to consult the Qu’ran.

5 Better Ways to Respond to the Charlie Hebdo Atrocity

Let’s check our reflexes and respond to this tragedy in ways that promote healing and truth.