Will you hate me?

Time for another musical interlude. A song from Dawud Wharnsby Ali (a very-nice-chap mash'Allah), called "Will you Hate Me?". It's about living honestly as yourself. You smile in the two- way mirror of my eyes I put on my faith like I wear a disguise You can’t see my soul See the life that I …

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The Heart in Despair

Perspective on pain and despair, from Islam and the Destiny of Man by Gai Eaton: "The fact that I am sad does not mean that the world is out of kilter, the fact that I have been hurt does not mean that God is unjust, and the fact that my personal life may have been …

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Muslim Panda Fights Raise Funds for Semtex

It's a tad unfair to choose this article for such a daft reason, but you should read it if only for the pleasure of coming across this marvellous sentence in The Independent: "Muslims in Darlington have been raising money for semtex by organising panda fights." The article by Mark Steel pours Montypythonesque scorn upon a …

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