Islam

Modesty, Even Religious Modesty, Is Not The Problem

I could not shake a simple truth in my own heart: sex is not simply an act. It has meaning.
The idea that it is simply an animalistic and meaningless thing, that the pleasure of sex (even “safe sex”) itself could somehow be enjoyed absent any consequences is absurd to my thinking. 
And If sex has meaning, would it not then follow that the actions I take in my life surrounding sex have consequences? 





The Shell-Shocked Mind Of A Counter Jihadist

My view of humanity has been irreversibly changed by joining the counter jihad. This year has brought joy and purpose to my life. 
I have stood at the edge of the abyss. And I’m not sure there is a way back.