(NSFW) FEMEN Activists Go Topless at Muslim Events

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FEMEN is a feminist activist group internationally known for organizing topless protests.  Recently they have protested at an Islamic event in Denmark where Tariq Ramadan, a renowned Islamic scholar was speaking on stage.

Picture this: Tariq Ramadan is on stage speaking with conservative Muslims about Islam and women in niqab jump on stage and strip.

Here’s the video: Click for more!

Tales of a Misogynistic Muslim: The Subway Encounter

I also did a Podcast Episode on this here.8_17_pastors_preaching__a_ten_year_conversation__579102181

The Following is a personal narrative of my own experience many years ago.  Names were changed.

The Subway Encounter

Spring 2010:

“Ladies and gentlemen, there is an express train on the F line two stops away,” said the automated subway message.  I stood on the platform waiting for my train ride home.  Surah Yasin was playing on my iPod Touch.  Ah, this Surah, so beautiful.  It is the heart of the Quran, according to scholars of today.  MashAllah, I thought.  Allah truly gifted us with the Quran and its mysterious beauty.  I hope I can understand this beauty some day. Click to keep on reading!