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The Quran says “there is no compulsion in religion.” So why are Muslim societies obsessed with atheism and apostasy?

The Quran says “there is no compulsion in religion.” So why are Muslim societies obsessed with atheism and apostasy?

What is Islam’s opinion of atheism?

Saudi Arabia inaugurates a wax museum in Riyadh, overturning centuries of orthodox rejection of 'idolatry'

Saudi Arabia inaugurates a wax museum in Riyadh, overturning centuries of orthodox rejection of 'idolatry'

If one had proposed such an idea two years ago, it would have led to charges of insanity, or charges by the ‘Hisbah,’ the Islamic religious police, for attempting to destroy religious values..

The Magic of Food Porn

The Magic of Food Porn

Food porn has enabled people to cultivate a new-found passion by celebrating something that brings us all together

Arabs' Obsession with the Unclean Animal

Arabs' Obsession with the Unclean Animal

Many creatures were perceived to be either pure or unclean in ancient cultures, which generally incline towards antithetical views on different aspects of life: good…

Morocco Bans a Book Critical of Al-Bukhari as it Threatens "Spiritual Security"

Morocco Bans a Book Critical of Al-Bukhari as it Threatens "Spiritual Security"

A Moroccan court has recently banned a book named "Sahih Al-Bukhari...The End of a Legend" by Rachid Aylal, which has stirred controversy in Morocco since…

Cross Dressers Seeking to Revive Morocco's Aita Folk Music

Cross Dressers Seeking to Revive Morocco's Aita Folk Music

On a makeshift stage in Casablanca eight men perform wearing women's outfits, a band resurrecting the nearly forgotten historical Moroccan genre of Aita music. The…