Complicated: A-Z of Modern Women’s Fiqh - 10 - TV Troubles in a Digital Age
The conversation on image-making spills into this video, where Shaykh Waleed warns against passive consumption of television cartoons and movies. Children favorites like Moana, Frozen, and dozens of others from Disney contain subtle yet memorable images that clash with our own Islamic values. Scenes of sexual indecency blare on the screen; baseless illustrations of God and His angels make their grand appearance. Despite the warmth and excitement they bring to our homes, movies cannot take place of child-parent interactions, and it is upon parents to filter what content clashes with Islam.