Author: Mumin Salih

Stereotyping Muslims

I am old enough to remember the good days of air travel when people actually enjoyed the experience. Those were the days when people dressed for the occasion and looked...

The Nice Side of Muslims

Introduction The Quran describes Muslims as being nice to each other and harsh against the unbelievers (Q. 48:29 “Muhammad is the Messenger of Allah; and those with him are forceful...

OLDEST QURAN

The Quran Predates Mohammed

Experts in the UK expressed opinions suggesting that the Quran manuscript of Birmingham may be older than Mohammed. Historian Tom Holland, one of the most celebrated historians in the UK,...

Mental Disorders and Islam

Most people in the civilized world must have noticed that individuals who convert to Islam, and the ‘Muslims by birth’ who suddenly turn religious, develop new tendencies, such as: *...

The Quran’s Mythical Science

Introduction Muslim scholars still claim that the Quran contains numerous scientific miracles. Many Muslim Arabs regard those claims as the most important reason why they accept Islam as the true...

Mohammed’s Flag and Seal

Introduction The black flag of the Islamic State has become a familiar sight to Muslims and non-Muslims alike. The flag is not only associated with the Islamic State but with...

Mohammed, First Among Equals

Introduction It is common for Muslims scholars, or Muslims in general, to claim that Islam equally recognizes all prophets of the Abrahamic religions without making any distinction between them. They...

The Muslims Who Shouldn’t be

Introduction Throughout the Islamic history there have been people who were better off with Islam, or even owe their living to it, but most Muslims would do better without their...

Breast Feeding a Man, Re-Visited

Introduction Recently, Dr. Ali Gom’a, the former grand mufti of Egypt, argued that the issue of adult breast feeding was treated unfairly by the media(1). He described Dr. Izzat Atiyya’s...