An exclusive, extended interview with atheist and blogger, Arifur Rahman, by Scott Douglas Jacobsen on the various aspects of atheism, Islam, and culture.
Secular parts of Indian society have been finally galvanised into action to protest the lynchings of Muslims under the guise of opposition to cow slaughter. The…
Abu Hanif and another man were set upon by mob of villagers who accused them of stealing cattle. Cows are considered sacred to Hindus.
The Daily Mail reports that those who secretly converted to Christianity in Morocco have emerged from the shadows. They are demanding to live their faith publicly because Islam is the state religion. Any apostasy is condemned.
Because of political polarisation, it appears as though the conflation between “Middle Eastern,” “Arab,” and “Muslim” is not going away any time soon.
For over two decades Anjem Choudary tarried on street corners, outside mosques and shopping centres, embassies, and police stations with a cohort of thawb and burqa-donning…