Islam

  • Islamic Way Of Life
    The Islamic way of life is alien to most Americans, even though Muslims represent a thriving minority in the U.S. Most often, Islamic culture is reduced to series of crude and often damaging stereotyp....
  • Islam & Democracy
    Islam & democracy aren't two terms that are typically joined together in essays, stories, and discussions. But that hardly means that the two concepts are irreconcilable. In fact, in recent years, gro....
  • Islam
    There are more prevailing misconceptions about the religion of Islam than almost any other of the world's major religions. For nearly 1500 years, Islam has remained one of the most widespread faiths a....
  • Clash Of Civilizations
    Ever since 9/11, the concept of a clash of civilizations has been bandied about in the media. Unfortunately, many people incapable of studying the evidence and drawing their own conclusions simply ass....
  • Islamic Books
    When one refers to Islamic books, there are those taken from the religion and those about the religion. The Koran, Islam's central text, fulfills both purposes at once. On the one hand it is the most ....
  • Noah Fledman
    Noah Feldman is a Professor of Law at New York University and one of the leading experts on Islam & democracy. His book, After Jihad, discusses ways that Western policy might better support the rise o....
  • Hamza Yusuf
    Shaykh Hamza Yusuf is an Islamic scholar and teacher who has also translated many sacred texts. After studying abroad for years, he returned to America to teach Islamic studies and, principally, the r....
  • Islamic Scholars
    Islamic scholars have been around since the dawn of the religion in 570 C.E., when the prophet Mohammed was entrusted with the sacred word of God (Allah). Since then, Islam has flourished in just abou....