Diasporic Wanderlust: Sh. Abdal Hakim Murad’s “Travelling Home”

A Book Review of Travelling Home: Essays on Islam in Europe by Abdal Hakim Murad There is something strange happening in the Western world. Across hardly a half-century, religious observance in the West has not merely slackened, but vanished. The sudden decline of organized religion throughout Western civilization has been so precipitous, so staggering, that it in fact lacks any sort of parallel throughout history, … Continue reading Diasporic Wanderlust: Sh. Abdal Hakim Murad’s “Travelling Home”

Intolerance is at the Heart of Liberalism

The incoherence of liberalism is going to need a better defense than the one offered by Douglas Murray.  Liberalism, as Douglas Murray rightly points out in his Spectator piece, is in the dock and subject to a new “cultural revolution.” Murray’s piece reflects an ever-growing pessimism across western societies that the edifice upon which liberalism was built is giving way to a “woke” progressivism concerned … Continue reading Intolerance is at the Heart of Liberalism