November 2016

Editorial

The Response

What has been the response of the Muslim world to the warnings and admissions of Western intellectuals with regard to the strengths of Islam?

The Qur’an

Verses from Surah Al-Noor [30 -31]

Tafsir and Commentary from Ishraq Al Ma’ani

The Hadith

The Virtue of Talking Less and Avoiding Vain Speech

Most quarrels arise out of evil and irresponsible talk. Major sins commonly committed, are also related, for the most part, to the tongue.

News Flashes

Flashes from the Muslim World

Hotdogs set for name-change, OIC meet focused on Education, and more…

Children’s Column

Children’s Column

The Qur’an for Young Hearts, Crossword

Opinion

Human Psychology: The Delusion ‘I Am Not Responsible’

One of the details to be learned by understanding human psychology is how a person’s unconscious fear works in a myriad of ways.

Contemporary Issue

How Israel Stole the Bomb

When Israel stole material and secrets to build a nuclear bomb, U.S. officials looked the other way.

Perspective

9/11: Fifteen Years of a Transparent Lie

The US government’s own explanation of 9/11 is a conspiracy theory in which a few Saudis outwitted the American national security state.

Health

How your thoughts Change your Brain, Cells, and Genes

We have much more power than ever believed to influence our physical and mental realities.

Book Review

The Revival of Islam in the Balkans: From Identity to Religiosity

The book’s central thesis questions much of the popular scholarship on Muslims and Islam.

Society

Children of the American Police State: Just another Brick in the Wall

It is getting harder to convince young people in the US that they live in a nation that values freedom and is governed by the rule of law.