“In recent months I have spoken many times, about how difficult and dangerous a period, it is through which we now move. I would like to take this opportunity, to say a word about the American spirit, in this time of trial. In the most critical periods of our nation's history, there have always been…Read more JFK: Voices of Extremism
This morning, I attended the speech on Confronting Extremism Together from the Home Secretary, The Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP. One of the best I've listened to from a Home Secretary in years. The Home Secretary highlighted the rise in hate and all forms of extremism, that this is no longer a problem that affects…Read more Confronting Extremism Together
Many people will have come across an attitude among some Muslims that, when they meet a nice person they wish that person was a Muslim, pray for them to convert to Islam, and feel sad if this doesn't happen. Some of these people seem unable to accept a kind person for who they are, if…Read more Be aware of the ‘Us and Them’ attitude.
A comparison of the classical Sunni and Sufi approach to Heaven and Hell, versus the Salafi approach, that has sadly infiltrated the hearts and minds of a number of otherwise mainstream Muslims in our time. Consider, which of these makes more sense? Which is more in keeping with the Divine Rahmah (Compassion) of Allah?