All posts tagged: capitalism

We Cannot Deny Our Responsibility, Nor Neglect Our Duty

When the Khilafah (Caliphate) was abolished at the hands of the colonialists and their agent Mustafa Kemal one hundred years ago, some from the ulema stood up to reject this crime against Allah, His Messenger (saw) and all of the Muslims, while others were defeated and accepted this new reality in the spirit of modernisation. […]

Trump or Biden: Neither Makes Capitalism Worthy of our Allegiance

The last year has made one thing very clear- Capitalism and Democracy are delusions, which have failed the world. The Capitalist system, which values profit over its citizens’ well-being has created a situation where the healthcare systems, among other things, were unable to care for the population. Unemployment increased, the inequality between the classes rose, […]

“Capitalism delivers what the capitalists want, but not what man needs”

“Japan to discard millions of Pfizer vaccine doses because it has wrong syringes,” according to a Guardian headline from the 10th of February, 2021. The Guardian also said that the US and the European Union have the same problem, and warned that this would result in “strong competition to quickly secure additional supplies.”

GameStop Stock Surge Displays the Preposterousness of the Stock Market

GameStop is a troubled video-game store, which has made it a target by the large hedge funds that have betted against it in a process called short selling or “shorting”. Shorting is an investment that speculates on the decline in a stock’s price. The big bets of the financial giants of Wall Street, however, that […]

Domestic Terrorism: A Product of Secular Liberalism

On Saturday, 20 people were massacred in El Paso, Texas and then another 9 innocent lives were taken on Sunday in Dayton, Ohio. Unfortunately, such tragedies have become all too common in our society – another day, another mass shooting. We have yet again witnessed domestic terrorism carried out by white nationalists/supremacists in America. Over […]

Resources Exploitation in the Name of Development Projects

Media outlets reported on Bill Gates recent visit to Tanzania, where the Bill & Melinda Gate Foundation set aside 777 billion Tsh to finance development projects in agriculture, health and Information Communication Technology (ICT) in the country. Comment: The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that the donation aims at reducing infant mortality rates, malaria […]