Tawhidi: The Imam of Seduction

This year has been a big one for Mohammad Tawhidi, the self-proclaimed "Imam of peace". He has acquired fame like no other, and rightfully so. An important figure in the Muslim community trying to change the religion from within, which is the only way we can defeat this violent ideology? Perfect. Yet this desire is rendering … Continue reading Tawhidi: The Imam of Seduction

Islam as a Cultural Identity

In a new game of identity politics, non-religious people who only culturally identify with a religion are speaking up. Pakistani-Canadian ex-Muslim, Ali Rizvi, recently published a book called 'The Atheist Muslim' in which he describes his journey out of Islam into atheism, and what the seemingly oxymoron title of the book means. The term 'atheist … Continue reading Islam as a Cultural Identity