Social Issues

April 13, 2022 3 mins

Can A Husband Check His Wife’s Phone and Ask to Whom She Is Speaking?

Answered by Ustahda Shazia Ahmad Question Does a husband have the right to check his wife’s phone and check her contacts or read her messages? What if he sees photos without hijab of his wife’s Muslim friends? Can he demand to hear the voice of the person with whom his wife is speaking? This matter […]
April 15, 2021 7 mins

Ten Ways Menstruating Women Can Benefit during Ramadan

Dread your period during the blessed month of Ramadan. Do you feel like you’re missing out on all the worship? Nour Merza gives women ten practical ways to benefit from this blessed month spiritually. Every Ramadan, most women will have about a week in which they cannot join in the major religious practices of the […]
August 20, 2020 2 mins

Muharram: The Islamic Calendar’s January | A Reader

The new Islamic year is almost upon us and although setting New Year’s Resolutions based on the Islamic calendar isn’t a common practice, there are a few things we should do; reflect over the previous year and take a moment to assess our accomplishments, and think about how we can make the next Islamic year […]
July 31, 2020 1 min

Unite for Yemen | As a collective body we come together

  Unite for Yemen The Situation: Years of conflict have forced millions to leave their homes and it estimated that some 80 percent of the population – 24 million people – are in dire need of humanitarian assistance. Agencies are calling this the “worst humanitarian crisis in the world,” (UN, 2020). Countless airstrikes have killed […]