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Your Daily Muslim: Abd al-Qader Shiba al-Hamad

Your Daily Muslim: Abd al-Qader Shiba al-Hamad

Saudi Islamic cleric Abd al-Qader Shiba al-Hamad (not to be confused with Shiba Inu, a breed of dog) is a soulless bastard, and not just because he has ginger facial hair. A teacher at the al-Nabawi mosque in Medina, al-Hamad teaches children about the Qur’an – specifically, the violent anti-gay passages in the Qur’an. The […]

Your Daily Muslim: Yasser al-Habib

Your Daily Muslim: Yasser al-Habib

What wears glasses, is stuck in the seventh century, and is gayer than the child of Elton John and Ellen DeGeneres? If you guessed UK-based Kuwaiti cleric Yasser al-Habib, you’d be correct. al-Habib is a Shia Islamic cleric whose speeches are viewed as particularly arousing by some members of his congregation. When not getting his […]