Category: World News

Fatwas, Molestation, and Social Media

This one is truly disturbing. In Turkey, when the Ottoman caliphate was dissolved, the Directorate of Religious Affairs (or Diyanet) was founded. This body releases fatwas, answers to modern questions based off of the Koran, hadiths, and other Islamic writings.…

The Truth About Jihad

To understand the religion of Islam one has to understand their concept of death and the hereafter, as well as man’s role in the plans of their god, Allah. Maqasid (the ultimate goal of Islam) is to spread itself around…