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The ‘Problematic Age’ of Aisha

The age of Aisha, daughter of Abu Bakr, when she married the Prophet Muhammad is something that has only recently become controversial. The traditional account is that the marriage was consummated when she was nine years old, which naturally appears strange, if not uncomfortable, to many in a […]

Sam Harris, Atheism and Self-identification

A great video exposing the crafty attempt by Atheists like Sam Harris to avoid criticism by re-labelling themselves as rationalists or those advocating reason (since rationality and reason cannot be criticised directly by most people) and by hiding their positive or alternative beliefs (e.g. humanism, secularism, communism etc). It […]

MDI Book Recommendation

Islam and the Destiny of Man Charles le Gai Eaton ‘Considered essential by those seeking to understand Islam.’ Sunday Telegraph Islam & the Destiny of Man is a wide-ranging study of the religion of Islam from a unique point of view. The author was brought up as an agnostic and […]