Islamic Renaissance

A Voice for the Muslim Freedom Struggle

Politics is not a dirty word

Politics is not a dirty word

I absolutely hate how stupid and thick the average person is. The word “politics” has deliberately been demonised in the average person’s...

The New Year & The Happiness We Seek With It

The New Year & The Happiness We Seek...

Sometimes in life, you have to choose, there’s an easy way and then there’s the hard way, and the easy way isn’t always the right way. When we are...

To Hell With ‘Palestinians’

To Hell With ‘Palestinians’

  Wherever I look on social media I keep hearing, ‘Palestinians this’ and ‘Palestinians that,’ TO HELL WITH ‘PALESTINIANS’! Before...

Muslims Can’t Unite – Get Over It!

Muslims Can’t Unite – Get Over It!

Yes, we’ve all heard it many times before, as a community, our biggest weakness is that we can’t unite on anything to save our lives! And no, that’s...

Why Malcolm X Was Assassinated

Why Malcolm X Was Assassinated

I finally understand why Malcolm X was assassinated. I can finally comprehend why he is still demonised till this day – why all civil rights leaders...

Thoughts on ‘Is Islam Being Criminalised?’ Event

Thoughts on ‘Is Islam Being Criminalised?’...

I was unable to attend the Is Islam Being Criminalised? event due to the location, however, just as the event was starting, I realised it was being streamed...

Abdel Kader Mollah has been hung by the Bangladeshi authorities

Abdel Kader Mollah has been hung by the Bangladeshi...

This article is by Irfan Badshah, a political activist and thinker. has been hung by the Bangladeshi authorities; the result of a trial over the ‘atrocities...

130 Slave Imams Urge Muslims not to Travel to Iraq and Syria

130 Slave Imams Urge Muslims not to Travel...

By Allah, I refuse to respect a single Imam who signed the letter urging Muslims not to go to Syria. Now, before you jump to the conclusion that I endorse...

If God exists, why does poverty?

If God exists, why does poverty?

From time to time we hear those who are in doubt of God’s existence, ask the question; If God exists, why does poverty? How can God, if He exists,...

Has Western Individualism Affected Our Understanding of Islam?

Has Western Individualism Affected Our Understanding...

  As Muslims, we must be a living manifestation of the Quran and our outlook on life must be defined by Islamic principles. This is what it means...