Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Islamist Dissent

Saudis celebrate Halloween, Western Islamists Shocked

Arguments among Muslims regarding the permissibility of Halloween are not new, but this year they took place against a surprising background of Muslims dressed up as zombies and other...

Islamists Welcome Infamous Social Media Star Andrew Tate into the Fold of Islam

The high-profile conversion of kickboxer and global influencer Andrew Tate to Islam may at...

For Western Islamists, Not Wearing Hijab Worse than Killing Protesters in Iran

As women in Iran have continued to remove and burn their hijabs in protest...

America’s Largest Islamist Organization Is in Big Trouble

Following its annual convention in early September, the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA)...

Islamists Attack TV Series That Presents Muslims in Positive Light

Muslims’ mixed reactions to the recent TV series Ms. Marvel (streaming on Disney+), portraying...

Islamists Attack TV Series That Presents Muslims in Positive Light

Muslims’ mixed reactions to the recent TV series Ms. Marvel (streaming on Disney+), portraying a Muslim American superhero, illustrate the divide between Muslims and...

Abortion Debate Strains Sections of American Islam

Amid U.S. national discuss about Roe v. Wade, the topic of abortion is increasingly debated across a growing section of American Islam. One recent Al...

Islamist Partnership with LGBT Groups is “Heresy”

In a widely shared essay published on Muslim Matters, Islamist commentator Mobeen Vaid has laid out what appears to be the most comprehensive Islamist...

Charity Under Scrutiny for Zakat Practices Responds to Critic

A California-based Islamic estate planning attorney who scrutinizes the operations of Muslim nonprofits in the United States has challenged the administrative practices of a...

How Abortion Divides American Islamists

“Progressive” imams and activists in the United States have found themselves in a delicate position in the last few weeks. As the intra-Muslim debate...

Western Islamists Angry at Turkish Outreach to Israel

The Islamist-run Turkish government is often heralded, within Islamist circles in both the West and across the globe, as a leading voice for the...

The Confluence of Islamism and the Far-Right

Mark Collett is a leading British neo-Nazi. A Holocaust denier, fan of Mein Kampf and a self-avowed “white nationalist,” Mark runs Patriotic Alternative, which...

Interview: Radical preacher Daniel Haqiqatjou on “Islam vs. Liberalism”

The following is a transcript of an interview of Daniel Haqiqatjou, founder of Muslim Skeptic conducted by Islamist Watch Director Sam Westrop on May...

Umar Lee on a New Generation of Intra-Islamic Divisions

Writing on his Medium blog, Umar Lee discusses the recent media furor involving the Investigative Project on Terrorism and its efforts to infiltrate groups...
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