Coordination is key
I see many bright young African American Muslims struggle finding their place in the community. Often, our place in a community is determined by how others see our contribution. Our Ummah is not color blind, nor is it class blind. And many of our immigrant brothers and sisters come from societies where class plays perhaps […]
President Trump’s effort to bar many Muslims from entering the United States may have actually caused public opinion to shift towards Muslims in general — just not in the direction the president likely intended. Many Americans who once supported or remained neutral on Trump’s travel ban have altered their stance, according to a new report […]
Apologists from CAIR, ISNA, and other Muslim supremacy organizations are now infiltrating American schools to stump for a kinder, gentler ISIS.
Israel issued a blacklist of 20 organizations that support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. Among those barred entry are Code Pink, AFSC, American Muslims for Palestine and Jewish Voice for Peace. "We wear this designation as a badge of honor," said Yousef Munayyer of the US Campaign for Palestinian Rights.
American Muslim women are an understudied population; thus, significant knowledge gaps exist related to their most basic health behaviors and indicators. Considering this, we examined American Muslim women’s c...
By Saira Zafir “Before coming into this effort [of dawah], I wanted to emulate the best singers in the world. When I joined this effort, I asked the people, ‘Who is it that excelled above all others in this path?’ They told me, ‘It was the Prophet.’ So I decided on that day that I […]
Muslim clerics called for a boycott of American products Sunday in Indonesia's largest protest against President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Wearing white robes and carrying banners … Click to Contin...
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Despite the rights of equality and free speech guaranteed by the Constitution, some Muslim Americans like Bilal Askaryar see their own existence as threatened. The post Trump’s Travel Ban Takes Effect as Muslim Americans Face Increased Attacks appeared first on Rewire.
Click here for reuse options! Appeals to the ban drag on while families live in fear. Rama Issa-Ibrahim, the executive director of the Arab American Association of New York (AAANY), was already in the midst of a crisis before the news...Show More Summary
More than 100,000 people of Japanese descent were incarcerated in the U.S. during World War II.
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Donald Trump's plan to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel is a "red line" for Muslims and could see him breaking off diplomatic relations with the country. American officials haveShow More Summary
The State Department has warned American embassies to tighten security ahead of the president's possible decision.
By Saira Zafir “Before coming into this effort [of dawah], I wanted to emulate the best singers in the world. When I joined this effort, I asked the people, ‘Who is it that excelled above all others in this path?’ They told me, ‘It was the Prophet.’ So I decided on that day that […]
A Colorado Republican lawmaker has apologized for writing Facebook posts that disparaged Muslims and African Americans, but she’s insisting that these racist posts do not make her racist. The Denver Post reports that Judy Reyher — a Colorado Republican who was appointed to the state...
To the editor: In a week when President Trump used a Native American smear, he also retweeted British neo-fascist videos — at least one of which was disputed — inciting violence toward Muslims. (“Trump’s spread of British far-right group’s anti-Muslim videos draws condemnation in U.S. and abroad...
American Muslims woke up early this morning to the sound of their cellphones buzzing. President Donald Trump had just retweeted three posts from Jayda Fransen, a leader of the far-right Britain First organization and a virulent anti-Muslim bigot. Show More Summary
A recent Pew study found that white American Evangelical Christians think they experience more discrimination than Blacks, Hispanics, Muslims, Atheists or Jews. Really?! Christianity is the majority religion in the U.S. and many kinds of legally ensconced religious privilege are on the rise...