All posts filed under: General Concepts

The Decline of Religion in a Secular System isn’t a Surprise, it’s expected

Recent research suggests that there is a global decline in religion. Looking at the Western society, and the rise of secular liberalism, this doesn’t come as a surprise. According to an article in Foreign Affairs, there is a growing number of people who “no longer find religion a necessary source of support and meaning in […]

Islam: The Cure for Racism

The 2020 Black Lives Matter protests have now extended into their fourth month, casting a long shadow over the upcoming US presidential election. The civil unrest was sparked by the murder of George Floyd on 25th May 2020 and is fuelled by decades of institutionalised racism. Members and allies of the marginalised African-American communities now […]

Nationalism is the Driving Force of Bloody Balkanization in Muslim Lands

What happened in Srebrenica during the Bosnian war, which resulted in a popular political term of “Balkanization”, was a dark stain in the history of modern politics. The delegitimization of the leadership of the Communist-Socialist regimes impacted Yugoslavia’s internal politics in the early 1990s. Yugoslavia was then divided into several countries: Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and […]

Islam and Racism

Islam is a Message for all humanity. It addresses all people, irrespective of color. Islam did not come for one race, tribe, or nation, or a particular people living at any particular time or place. Consequently, as Islam spread from Arabia to the other parts of the world, from China to Spain, it managed to […]

Capitalism put a mobile phone in every child’s hand but couldn’t make enough face masks to protect its doctors and nurses

The Washington Post reported on the 20th of May a “dire shortage of personal protective equipment for health-care workers” in the US, with nearly two-thirds citing “insufficient supplies of the face masks that filter out most airborne particles.” The UK also continues to experience shortages with the BBC reporting on the 15th of May that […]

The COVID-19 pandemic: An Islamic perspective

Public health problems are political problems Often, a nation’s most common health problems are a reflection of its societal and cultural dynamics. Doctors frequently witness the medical limitations associated with treating individual patients when some health issues transcend beyond the individual. Diabetes and cardiovascular disease are caused, or worsened, by smoking and poor diet. Mental […]

Islam will Lead the Global Change

Due to the spread of Coronavirus epidemic named COVID-19, which appeared in the Chinese city of Wuhan in December 2019, the health, economic and financial systems of capitalist states collapsed, rulers and their failure to manage the crisis were exposed. Thus the epidemic revealed the brutality and decay of the capitalist system. The Coronavirus, like […]

Muslims have been in a Difficult Situation Since the Fall of the Khilafah, not Since the Outbreak of the Coronavirus!

 وَإِذَا مَسَّ الإِنسَانَ الضُّرُّ دَعَانَا لِجَنبِهِ أَوْ قَاعِدًا أَوْ قَآئِمًا فَلَمَّا كَشَفْنَا عَنْهُ ضُرَّهُ مَرَّ كَأَن لَّمْ يَدْعُنَا إِلَى ضُرٍّ مَّسَّهُ كَذَلِكَ زُيِّنَ لِلْمُسْرِفِينَ مَا كَانُواْ يَعْمَلُونَ “And when affliction touches man, he calls upon Us, whether lying on his side or sitting or standing; but when We remove from him his affliction, he continues […]

Answers to Inquiries Received about the Q&A: The Ramifications of the Coronavirus

To those who have questions about the Q&A: The Ramifications of the Coronavirus Here are the answers to your questions: 1- As for the difference between the epidemic and the plague, or between Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the plague; there is no difference in terms of it being infectious. The plague and Coronavirus are diseases have […]

Regarding the Coronavirus Crisis

The spread of the Coronavirus epidemic and its aftermath have revealed serious gaps in the Capitalist system and the liberal society system. As soon as the epidemic broke out in the Chinese province of Hubei, violent tremors occurred in the international financial markets. Within a few weeks, the German Stock Exchange (DAX) index fell by […]

Preventing the Spread of Coronavirus is a Sharia Responsibility Affirmed by Islamic Values

Following the outbreak of the Coronavirus and considering it a pandemic, the Tunisian government accelerated measures to prevent the spread of the virus, it suspended schools, closed mosques and banned congregational prayers, but left cafes, nightclubs, and restaurants open daily to 4:00 p.m. And it did not take any measures regarding the crowded transportation to […]

A Coronavirus Pandemic May Test the West more than Others

According to the World Health Organisation, cases of the Coronavirus may be at the point of dramatically increasing outside of China. According to an article by STAT: The World Health Organization’s director-general cautioned Saturday that transmission of the new coronavirus outside of China may increase and countries should prepare for that possibility.