Recognizing the problems with Darwinian Evolution doesn’t require one to drop methodological naturalism or even metaphysical naturalism. But it requires intellectual honesty, which many people today lack, in our strange post-truth environment… these debates will continue to have a large impact on society. So it might just be worth being up-to-date with the latest trends and developments.
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم، وصلوات الله وسلامه على أشرف المرسلين In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. I read the book Mind and Cosmos by Thomas Nagel some time back, and I figured it’d be a good idea to share the notes I took while reading it. Nagel is an atheist philosopher, though he’s one […]
Whether eternal punishment in Hell (may Allah save us from it) is just.
Humans follow many diverse religions, each of which claims to be the truth. What’s the best explanation for this?
David Berlinski smartly deals with the “god-of-the-gaps” fallacy.
Are scientific theories objective truths about the universe, or just the creation of human minds?
Jerry Coyne demonstrates his appalling ignorance of religion in general and Islam in particular.
Bismillah was-salaatu was-salaamu ‘ala Rasoolillah. One of my favorite writers and speakers about science and religion is David Berlinski. He’s Jewish himself, and he wrote a devastating critique of “New” Atheism called The Devil’s Delusion: Atheism and Its Scientific Pretensions. This is an excerpt from that book: What Hitler did not believe and what Stalin […]
An analysis of ISIS’s rise from both a military as well as an ideological perspective, plus an Islamic refutation of some of their beliefs and actions.
I read a May 25th, 2014 article by Mark Oppenheimer in the New York Times about two women named Heina Dadabhoy and Sadaf Ali. Both are ex-Muslims, and they have been receiving a lot of press attention recently. First of all, let me say this: the amount of press that these “ex-Muslims” get is just […]