“When it comes to Muslims, I have often wondered which leadership is worse: leadership that is corrupt, tyrannical, authoritarian and unprincipled or leadership that is naïve and foolish and uninformed.” (Dr. Pasha)
Desecration of a Time-Honored Title Called Imam
Legends of Learning
Imams of Yore:
Muslims of Pre-Partition India
Many Easts and Many Wests
Muslims Are a Blessed People
Western Wing of the Muslim Ummah
Muslim Behavior and Divine Retribution
Judgment Day – Right Here in this World
Assault on ...
While Iman could be a condition of your heart, Islam is all about discipline. Consequently, in a very real sense, there is no Islam without adherence to a Jama'at and commitment to a leadership.
That is why Islam demands that you, ...
Don't be surprised by what I am about to say now.
When you look around, when you travel, when you try and contact people, when you make all kinds of efforts, and get in touch with those who you think are people in positions ...
First of all, the word is "converts," not "reverts."
Converts is simple English -- queen's or every English speaker's.
Reverts is mumbo-jumbo and part of new English-speaking Muslim contortionism.
American converts over the past four decades have done their bit, and I will ...
People say all kinds of things about Islam -- and Muslims.
By "people" here I mean all of the following groups and individuals:
those who don't know much about Islam; those who harbor all kinds of prejudices against Islam;those who don't like Islam ...
It is amazing how Muslims continue to play the games they do. But why is that a surprise?
That is how people are. And Muslims are nothing if not people.
Even though, in many instances, there may be more to the Games ...
I am going to say something, I don't know how many people will get it right.
It is a very delicate thing. But say it I must. For, clarity of thinking is the key to Islam.
And we undertook our work at ...
Good Muslims go to mosque, engage in community activities, and stay away from bad things -- what in Islam will be called Munkaraat.
Well, Bad Things -- things Muslims should not be doing.
But often Good Muslims' list of Mukaraat is partial and ...
1. In Islam, power comes through elections. Elections that are free, transparent, informed.
2. We elect the person we think to be the best for the job. Not our relatives; not our friends; not our party people; not those whose color, ...
But what most people seem to be clueless about is a simple fact of empirical, verifiable data...
Muslims did not speak up. Muslims remained silent. Muslims did not even understand what was going on [...]
To a lot of Muslims engaged in leadership activities in this world I wish to say this: Do keep in mind that there is Life after Death.
While this earthly life will pass, Life after Death will stay forever.
Therefore, even as ...
Being Muslim is no license to abuse the English language.
I am not an English teacher. Nor am I an expert on the English language. But I suppose I have enough sense of the English language to be able to tell ...
Leadership in Islam is part of prophethood.
As a result, leadership in Islam is somewhat different from leadership elsewhere.
In Islam, leadership is not sought or pursued. It is given or conferred freely by the People.
Key considerations are a person’s character, education, ...
Two Islands, One Nation
Midway between the East and the West
Racial and Religious Harmony
An Enlightened Democracy
A Solid Base of Informed Citizenry
Totalitarian, Authoritarian vs. Truly Free Societies
A Leadership Role for Islam and Muslims
In Islam, Leadership Means Service
Muslims: An Education People Par Excellence
“When Anwar Sadat was military dictator of Egypt, he banned wearing of long robes for men on university campuses. It has taken Nicolas Sarkozy, a democratically elected civilian president of France, well over three decades to catch up with a ...
“Muslims can’t read. Muslims don’t think. And those are two of the most fundamental requirements of being a Muslim in the Qur’an.
So, what Islam are we talking about?” (Dr. Pasha)
“When I hear Muslims call their scholars “Your Eminence!” my heart, just like Wordsworth’s, leaps with joy and wants to dance with the daffodils. In sheer exuberance I whisper to myself: “Finally, dear heart! That blessed day is upon us! ...
“I suspect some Muslims think they have an iron-clad alibi in life. They feel they can do any foolish thing they want, and when things don’t turn out right, they can always blame it on God. And don’t think it ...
Truth: More than a Cure for Common Cold
Traders of Truth
Truth Is Light
Truth Is God
Truth about Islam and Muslims
Islam and Muslims in the West
A Premium on Truth
Islam Is Leadership
"There is a saying – and some say it could be a Hadith – that could be interpreted as meaning: Leadership is generally a reflection of the people, place, time and culture it purports to lead. Want to hear the ...
There are many Non-Muslims who clearly understand how those dictators in Muslim lands are thieves and crooks, and how they brutalize the People and pillage and squander their wealth.
And how in many cases they are doing the bidding of their ...
"It is not enough for good people to do good things by and for themselves.
It is also important for them to keep each other motivated and fired up. " (Dr. Pasha)
"Muslims often do these two things:
a) When God gives them good leaders, they run and hide, or they play all kinds of games and tricks with them.
b) And when Allah gives them bad leaders, they run and throw themselves over ...
"Shaitan has such a hold on so many of us Muslims that we lose all kinds of perspective on God, on Islam, on the Qur'an, on the Prophet, Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam, and on our role and place in this ...