The Way To Avenge The Prophet Of Islam Is To Spread Peace – Not By Killing People In His Name

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Dr. Abdul Alim demonstrates that through love and compassion comes the real avenging of the Holy Prophet of Islam.

Every Civilization Faces a Dark Age

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Spencer Pennington doesn’t fear Muslims, he fears Islamophobia.

Rethinking the #JeSuisCharlie Hashtag

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Patrick DeCarlo turns to history to explain why he supports freedom of speech for “Charlie Hebdo” but not their speech itself.

The City of Lights was Dimmed, but not Diminished. Free Speech was Violated, but not Silenced.

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Neal Brown believes that free speech is costly but worth the investment.

Taking the Religious Imagination Seriously

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Is it time to accept religion as a real motive force behind violent action in the world?

#NotInTheNameOfIslam Is One Conversation You Need to Hear

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Twitter is bringing us condemnations of today’s Paris attack from Muslim men and women. Will you listen?

Former Islamist Founds Gay-Friendly Mosque

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When the story broke about the world’s first “gay-friendly mosque,” it went viral. But the most interesting part of the story was unsaid: the man behind the mosque grew up as a hard-core Islamist.

Can Hip-Hop Prevent Honor Killings?

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Asking yourself, “where is the hope in today’s world?” Check out this 2 minute video from a guy who has had enough of violence against women, and then share it

Australia Tweeted #IllRideWithYou—and Showed Great Solidarity in a Moment of Crisis

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The trending hashtag was a vital response to a terrible situation.

How Will the Syrian War be resolved?

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The Syrian crisis calls for broad multilateral negotiations involving the entire Middle East and not just focussed on one troubled country.

Fallout From Ferguson: The Biggest Threat to Our Country

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David Shechtman discovers that the only way to address the issue is to replace fear with relationships.

Why Won’t Major Media Report on Muslims Combatting Terrorism?

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The terrible truth of the media: war sells, peace doesn’t.

A Man by Any Other Name — Does “Gentleman” Still Mean Anything?

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Once upon a time it was a designation of character. One that men strove for, one that was valued. Are those times forever gone?

Kurdish Female Freedom Fighters, Equal in War

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Kurdish women more than prove their equality and metal as freedom fighters. Will they be equal in peace as well?

The Key to Defeating ISIS

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ISIS is bad ideology and the best cure for bad ideas are better ideas.

Muslims For Life: American Muslims Stand Up to Save Lives on 9/11

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We shall never forget the 3,000 who lost their lives on 9/11. Let us remember them, then, by saving 30,000 lives. And in saving life, let us make sure that history will never be the same.