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Your Daily Muslim: Abdul Haleem

Your Daily Muslim: Abdul Haleem

“The ‘secular’ education of women is against Islamic injunctions… if a woman gets education, she would also seek a job, which Islam doesn’t allow in any way.” Pakistani Islamic scholar/cleric maulana Abdul Haleem from the Kohistan region is several centuries ahead of the era in which he belongs. The cleric and former politician recently gave […]

Your Daily Muslim: Mohamed al-Hakim

Your Daily Muslim: Mohamed al-Hakim

Muslims are often very close with their cousins. UK hamplanet Muslim Mohamed al-Hakim and his cousin Alya al-Safar were no exception, though they weren’t exactly as intimate as many Muslim cousins are. However, al-Safar was beginning to venture out into the evil infidel western world, which was something the dramatic al-Hakim couldn’t put up with. […]

Your Daily Muslim: Aram Abdul-Razzaq Aziz & Joy Small

Your Daily Muslim: Aram Abdul-Razzaq Aziz & Joy Small

Love jihad: a term referring to when Muslims seduce non-Muslims, particularly Christians, Hindus, and Sikhs, to convert them to Islam. Such a fate befell 24-year-old British mother of two Joy Small, who fell for Muslim Aram Abdul-Razzaq Aziz, an Iraqi immigrant. After her conversion, Small became an avid campaigner for special treatment for Muslims. This […]

Your Daily Muslim: James Dunleavy

Your Daily Muslim: James Dunleavy

Welcome to YDM’s Converts Week! This week, I’ll be covering stories of people who made the mistake of converting to Islam, or “reverting” as they call it since Muslims believe every soul is born Muslim. Let’s dive on in! It’s a well-known fact that the Irish are drunkards. Convert an Irishman to Islam, which forbids […]

Your Daily Muslim: Faruk Rooma

Your Daily Muslim: Faruk Rooma

Pakistani Muslimah Faruk Rooma (not to be confused with the Roomba) immigrated to Denmark to start a new life. She met a man, and the two began to build a relationship. The two contacted a local imam and had a private wedding in 2001. The man did not contact his family about the marriage, but […]

Your Daily Muslim: Kashif Parvaiz

Your Daily Muslim: Kashif Parvaiz

I have no idea why so many people do it – dumping an attractive, stable partner for a less attractive and less stable one seems like a bad decision. However, New Jersey Pakistani Muslim Kashif Parvaiz did exactly that. He married a woman named Nazish Noorani in an arranged marriage, but soon started seeing the […]

Your Daily Muslim: Amira Abu Hanhan Qaoud

Your Daily Muslim: Amira Abu Hanhan Qaoud

“Tonight you die, Rofayda.” Seventeen-year-old Palestinian girl Rofayda Qaoud was minding her own business. She didn’t instigate anything, nor did she bring anything upon herself. However, that didn’t stop two of her older brothers from raping her. Of course, since the Qaoud family is Islamic, the woman is always seen as the one at fault […]

Your Daily Muslim: Raymond Akhtar Ali

Your Daily Muslim: Raymond Akhtar Ali

It all started when Australian halal butcher Raymond Akhtar Ali just wanted to get a little on the side. He began to casually see one of the employees at his butcher shop, a 22-year-old non-Muslim woman. After a short period, the woman felt she had become his “sex slave,” and discovered she had been impregnated […]

Your Daily Muslim: Nita Iskandar

Your Daily Muslim: Nita Iskandar

Indonesian Muslim Nita Iskandar was one desperate housewife. She had been married to her husband Hazairin for decades, and had moved to New South Wales, Australia with him. Together, they raised a son named Andrew. However, Iskandar needed more. She met a man, Mohammed Shah Saemin, while working at the Malaysian consulate in Sydney, and […]