Quotes of the day:
(W)e need to ensure our national drug policy reflects the increase of drugs crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, we also need to equip our drug and law enforcement officers with the resources they need to fight back against this epidemic.
Gharar is an Arabic word that is associated with uncertainty, deception, and risk. It has been described as the sale of what is not yet present, such as crops not yet harvested or fish not yet netted. Gharar is a significant concept in Islamic finance and is used to measure the legitimacy of a risky investment pertaining to short selling, gambling, the selling of goods or assets of uncertain quality, or to any contract that is not drawn out in clear terms.