My One Year With EXMNA

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Around a year and two days ago, I have joined the organization called The Ex Muslims of North America (EXMNA).  This organization is a community organization where Ex Muslims in different parts of North America host networkingbonding events.  The networking events can vary: from getting together and having drinks to skiing together.  It is all about creating friendships and solidarity. Click for more!

Ali Rizvi’s “The Atheist Muslim” Is What We Need For Moderate Muslims

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I’ve always wanted to write more about moderate Muslims and express my great interest to that subtopic of Islam Reform.  While I have created content in the past on the subject, the book we are about to discuss certainly gives the “necessary jolt” for me to discuss moderate Muslims in the West.

General Thoughts On The Atheist Muslim

I have recently finished an audiobook of “The Atheist Muslim” By Ali Rizvi.

The book is about a wide variety of things, but if I had to sum it up it is about the conflicting ideological struggles and identity crises in the Muslim world today.

The “Muslim world” in this case consists of the global population of Muslims, from minority diasporas in the western world to Muslim majority countries in the Middle East, South Asia, North Africa etc.

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God’s Moral Inconsistencies When You Pray For Syrian Civilians

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Bismillaahirrahmanirrahim

(In The Name of Allah, The Most Merciful, The Most Kind.)

 

Over the past few days in the Syrian conflict, the Syrian Government’s forces have become more aggressive in their attacks on the rebel forces in Aleppo.  The plight of civilians these attacks have caused has caused global outrage.  There are the theists who have asked everybody to #Prayforsyria because that somehow helps. While the criticism of praying for innocent victims is usually “it doesn’t do anything to help the problem” that is not what we’ll discuss here.  We are going to discuss the morality behind who it is people are praying to: God.
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