A new tactic is currently being used by opportunists who claim to have been practicing Muslims. They publicly renounce Islam, or offer themselves as reformists. Often with little or no knowledge of the religion, they proceed to attack Islam, and by so doing, accumulate fame and fortune. This short talk by Hamza Yusuf exposes this new threat to Islam and Muslims.
To counter the ‘apostate-now-Islamic-expert’ industry, here is a video that clarifies Islam’s position on apostasy and, if properly understood, would pre-empt those opportunists who wish to make a quick dollar at the expense of Islam and Muslims: