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Why is the Islamic State not our biggest problem?

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Our biggest problem is ourselves. That means the "Self" at the individual level and then all of us at the communal level. We are all at grave risk of being completely replaced by an Umma that will take life and this responsibility of Islam seriously. I would venture to say that most scholars would agree with that, but then... Show more >>

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Political activist and reader
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Would we say that the reason why Allah (swt) delayed His Nasr from Rasul Allah (saw) and the Sahaba (ra) was because they hadn't conquered themselves? Was their iman too weak at at year 5? Or maybe at year 7? Were they not good enough Muslims by year 9? Why did it take 13 years? Was it because they hadn't perfected themselves? Show more >>

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Masters in Education from Nottingham University in the UK. Also studied Masters in Islamic Studies and Islamic Banking & Finance. Political activist with interests in Geopolitics, History and Phil ...
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The absence of an Islamic state led to a social environment where foreign ideologies inform and shape our cultures, institutions and values, which in turn contribute to shaping us. The lack of understanding this dynamic in how "we" are formed is a major issue, as attempting to change "ourselves" necessitates changing the... Show more >>

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Firstly: I believe that Allah has power over all things and to deal with all the oppression and tyrany and every single problem that the umma is facing, is directly in the control, knowledge and power of Allah. Secondly; it appears as though we as an umma are not recieving the help of Allah. The fundamental question we need... Show more >>

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