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New scientific research proves true 1400 year-old Qur’anic claim on mountains & earthquakes

By Tahir Nasser & Umar Nasser, with essential contributions from Maulana Abdul Ghany Jahangeer Khan  | Introduction “He has created the heavens without any pillars that you can see, and He has placed in the earth firm mountains that it may not quake with you, and He has scattered therein all kinds of creatures; and We […]

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1 in 10 Porn Users are under ten-years old. Still wondering what makes a Harvey Weinstein?

I was fourteen years old and it was a sex-ed class in an all-boys school. The topic for the day? “Pornography: harmless or dangerous?” I had just finished reading one of the most influential books in my life: The Philosophy of the Teachings of Islam by Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (pbuh), which had given me […]

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How a Romanian Christian Became an Ahmadi Muslim | #ConvertsLikeUs

By Anne-Marie Ionescu | Picture the scene. A post-communist Romanian family living in East London. In 1989 the fall came and a daughter was born into a loving family where neither religion nor spirituality were discussed at the dinner table. There I grew and lived, the sole member of the family with any inclination toward God […]

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Book Review | Craig Considine’s “Islam, Race and Pluralism” Provides a Path to Unity

  By Damir Rafi | An Irish Muslim willing to sacrifice his life for his new country; A second-generation Pakistani in diaspora embodying the American Dream; an Ahmadi emigrating to America due to violent persecution in his previous homeland; a doctor working abroad to provide for his family thousands of miles away.

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Algerian persecution of Ahmadis

Why the Algerian government is targeting peaceful Ahmadi Muslims

Algeria, in the grand scheme of things, is not an old country. Liberated from French colonial power after almost a decade of war between the French government and the Algerian National Liberation Front, the new country was born in 1962, after great turmoil and strife. Young though it is, Algeria rapidly developed into a relatively […]

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How I Became a Spiritual Scientist | Alex Borthwick #ConvertsLikeUs

Converts Like Us is a new Rational Religion series highlighting the experiences of converts to Islam Ahmadiyya. We begin with Alex Borthwick, a physics student from the North of England, who found God in the teachings of Islam. 

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The Case for Female-Only Safe-Spaces on Public Transport

by Tahir Nasser   Articles of this nature tend to be heavy on the opinion, sparse on the facts. So let’s start with the facts, shall we? The Facts 15% of women and girls of all ages say they have been victims of unwanted sexual behaviour on London’s public transport network, according to a survey […]

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The Stain on the American Flag: The Disease of White Supremacy and how to Eradicate it

  HORATIO             Have after. To what issue will this come? MARCELLUS       Something is rotten in the state of Denmark HORATIO             Heaven will direct it (Hamlet Act 1, Scene IV, William Shakespeare) Introduction Do you remember the time before Donald Trump’s […]

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Our Media Is Fuelling Terrorism & It Has Got To Stop

  Two co-ordinated attacks at different sites in Spain: Barcelona and Cambrils. Thirteen dead, over 100 injured, and we have heard the same words across the airwaves as we always do. “We are stronger together”. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and victims”. After the number of terrorist attacks that have occurred, I […]

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The Resurrection re-told for Christian sceptics

A poll this year conducted by the BBC found that 40% of all Christians don’t believe in the Resurrection story as portrayed in the Bible, with 25% not believing in it at all. The result? More Christians don’t believe in the Biblical Resurrection story than do believe in it!     So how should sceptical Christians — who now seem to […]

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