Political aspects of Islam
Political aspects of Islam are derived from the Qur'an, the Sunna (the sayings and living habits of Muhammad), Muslim history, and elements of political movements outside Islam.Traditional political c...
Nations cut ties with Qatar, complicate US terror fight
Rich Edson reports from the State Department
Manchester Attack: What They're NOT Telling You
Which is more important - not hurting Muslims' feelings, or our children being blown up?
Zineb El Rhazoui open letter to would-be jihadists
The Moroccan-born journalist skewers the notion that France’s Islamists are defending a lost cultural identity, telling them: “You are your own persecutor”
Muslims across France attend Sunday Catholic Mass in wake of Normandy church attack
Muslims across France are attending Mass services this Sunday in a further show of solidarity five days after a deadly ISIL-claimed attack on a Catholic church...
Failed Turkish Coup Leaves 265 Dead As U.S. Citizens Are Urged To Continue To Stay Inside
The failed coup in Turkey left 265 dead, with 1,400 people wounds and 2,839 military personnel detained. U.S. government employees have been instructed not to attempt to travel to and from the airport...
Erdogan Calls On Obama To Extradite Cleric Blamed For Leading Coup Attempt
Turkey's Erdogan says Gulen's followers in the military were those responsible for trying to topple government. 'I condemn, in the strongest terms, the attempted military coup in Turkey,' Gulen says.
Congratulations, You're The New Taliban Leader -- Here's What To Expect
Congratulations Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada. You've been elected by the central Shura of the Taliban as the movement's new Emir, just the third since it was founded. Here's what you can expect in th...
U.S. Says Strike Kills 150 Al-Shabab Fighters In Somalia
The United States has carried out an air strike in Somalia, killing more than 150 fighters with the al Qaeda-linked Islamist group al-Shabab, following U.S. intelligence on preparations for a large-sc...
Nanny Arrested In Moscow For Carrying Child's Severed Head, Reports Say
Russian police arrested a nanny Monday and charged her with murder after she was found at a Moscow subway station holding the severed head of a child, yelling “Allahu Akbar”, according to media report...
San Bernardino shooters Syed Farook and Tashfeen Malik were radicalized for "quite some time"
The San Bernardino killers had been radicalized "for quite some time" and had taken target practice at area gun ranges, in one instance just days before the attack that left 14 people dead, the FBI sa...
BBC Capital - How the attacks in Paris might change Islamic banking
Will the atrocities in France change the future for Sharia-compliant banking?
Swiss Member of Parliament Oskar Freysinger Has Had Enough - YouTube
Read More at http://freedomoutpost.com/2013/12/swiss-member-parliament-oskar-freysinger-enough-islam-gnaws-pillars-system-laws/ Oskar Freysinger, a member of...
Is Tashfeen Malik a New Kind of Female Terrorist?
Tashfeen Malik’s central part in the brutal massacre in San Bernardino may signal a changing role for women in terrorist organizations. Hours after Syed Farook and his wife, Tashfeen Malik, mowed down...
San Bernardino shooters' apartment: Reporters let in
"This is unbelievable," said Doyle Miller, moments after entering the apartment he owns and rented out to the couple behind this week's San Bernardino massacre. "Unbelievable." Miller was referring t...
San Bernardino Attackers Had Bomb Factory in Garage
The attackers who killed 14 at a San Bernardino holiday party had set up a bomb-making factory in their home garage and planned to use Christmas tree lights to set off their explosives, according to d...
Modern Islamic philosophy
Contemporary Islamic philosophy revives some of the trends of medieval Islamic philosophy, notably the tension between Mutazilite and Asharite views of ethics in science and law, and the duty of Musli...
Islamic terrorism
Islamic terrorism comprises terrorist acts by groups or individuals who use Islamic and Islamist motivations or goals for their actions. Islamic terrorists have relied on interpretations of the tenet...
Caliphate
A caliphate (Arabic: خِلافة‎ khilāfa) is a form of Islamic government led by a caliph (Arabic: خَليفة‎ khalīfah  pronunciation )—a person considered a political and relig...
Caliphate - Wikipedia
Islamic ethics
Islamic ethics (أخلاق إسلامية), defined as "good character," historically took shape gradually from the 7th century and was finally established by the 11th century. It was eventually shaped as a succe...
Ulema
Ulama (/ˈuːləˌmɑː/; Arabic: علماء‎ ʿUlamāʾ, singular عالِم ʿĀlim, "scholar"), also spelled ulema, alimah (female) and "uluma", in contemporary usage by Muslims refers to the religious elite...
Ulema - Wikipedia
Sharia
To Arabic-speaking people, sharia (/ʃɑːˈriːɑː/; also shari'a, sharīʿah; Arabic: شريعة‎ šarīʿah, [ʃaˈriːʕa], "legislation") means the moral code and religious law of a prophetic religion. The...
Sharia - Wikipedia
Islam and secularism
The definition and application of Secularism, especially the place of religion in society, varies among Muslim countries as it does among European countries and the United States. Secularism is oft...
Categories of Hadith
Different categories of hadith (sayings attributed to the Islamic prophet Muhammad) have been used by various scholars. The muhaddithun (experts in the science of hadith criticism) generally use...
Wafaq ul Madaris Al Salafiyyah
Wafaq ul Madaris Al Salafiyyah is a federation of seminaries of Ahl al-Hadith faction in Pakistan. It was established in 1955 at Faisalabad.
Fat'h Ul Mueen
Fat'h Ul Mueen is a text book on Fiqh dealing with the Shafi'ee school of Islamic jurisprudence. Authored by a Malayalee Alim Zainuddin Makhdoom.
Sokoto Caliphate
The Sokoto Caliphate was an Islamic state, the most powerful in West Africa in the nineteenth century. It was founded during the Fulani War in 1809 by Usman dan Fodio. When the British too...
Sokoto Caliphate - Wikipedia
Islamic Bill of Rights for Women in the Mosque
The Islamic Bill of Rights for Women in the Mosque is a list of rights for Islamic women in the mosque written by Muslim author and feminist Asra Nomani.The Bill of Rights was vanguarded in the United...