The West has obscured and misrepresented their history. They claim that their adoption of Western Empiricism and all that followed from it was simply a consequence of their desire for progress and enlightenment. But the ugly truth about the Western civilisation is that it has been built on a reckless compromise between the brutally opposed forces of Christianity and materialism.
Allah (swt) made laws (sunan) and traditions for the lives of human societies that protect them from corruption, such as the law of the alteration of eras between people, the law of the prompt destruction of the arrogant oppressor, and the law of revival that can happen only with thought, amongst others. Similarly,