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The Problem with Interest: Book Review by Joe Bradford

The Problem with Interest: Book Review by Joe Bradford

What is the problem with interest? Why is it an issue for Muslims? This book is an attempt to answer these questions. When Copernicus and Galileo attacked the science of their time, they suffered at the hands of established opinion. Whilst demanding a retraction of their heresy, the church conveniently ignored the growing gulf between …

Bitcoin Halal or Haram? There Are Other Important Questions

Bitcoin: Beyond Questions of Halal and Haram

If you want to appreciate how Islam is more than just a religion of technical laws, look at the fuss surrounding Bitcoin. Most folks are obsessed with just one question: IS BITCOIN HALAL?! What do they mean by that? Well, it seems folks aren’t sure whether it is permissible to invest in something which isn’t …

What Is The Failure of Political Islam? - About Islam

What Is The Failure of Political Islam?

Salam (Peace)Lindsey, Thank you for contacting About Islam with you question. You should also try to read Roy’s latest book,Globalized Islam: the Search for a New Ummah, published in 2004, which is an extension to his views in his first book. I will answer your question by basically re-explaining Roy’s views in non-technical language and …



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