Why is Islam so afraid of questioning? True God wouldn’t be afraid. True God is above fear so why can’t we find the true “Islam” by questioning, by reflecting and by challenging the “inhumane” ways of some Muslims.
Repression in Islamic Cultures
I grew up as a Muslim woman in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. During those years, I was brainwashed and shamed for being a woman. I was taught that my only salvation is to sacrifice myself in the service of men in my life. I was taught that thinking about my own pleasure is a sin and I should stop every thought that focuses on me…
These blogs show some of these cultural traditions. Through these blogs, I hope to expose the duplicity that exists in Islamic cultures in the name of God. I hope to expose that the so-called “moulvis (Mulsim doctor of the law)” who are representatives of religion but they use their influence to keep the cycle of slavery going for women