Ex-Muslims around the world have come together with a hashtag #ExMuslimBecause on Twitter to share some of the reasons why they have left the faith.
Various reasons were cited ranging from being deprived of eating pork, being deprived from eating during Ramadhan to Prophet Muhammad’s choosing to ban alcohol instead of
I guess there is no point in hiding this anymore from my family.
I am an atheist, I'm not sorry about being an atheist but I deeply regret and apologize for lying to everyone about this for over a decade as I didn't think anyone would be ready or accept
At The Beginning
I was born to young parents who may be known as “Hippies” of their time. On my mother’s side, mixed marriages were common and religious subjects were never brought up during family events.
Like most Muslim children, I attended Madrasah twice a week. I was molested by one of
The earliest memory of me truly praying was in front of a refrigerator. Yes, really, in front of a humming and very warm fridge (it might be breaking down, now that I think of it). I had an awful nightmare about death. In it, my cousin and I died very
This is the first of a series of testimonies of ex-Muslims or murtads in Singapore. Within the Singaporean Muslim community, a sizeable number of us have had doubts and have started questioning our faith. These are the stories of our journeys.
My story isn’t one of hurt and pain. I was never forced