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The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) issued a news release Wednesday evening, March 7, about the YouTube video, which was called "North Dakota Security Force III militia FTX." Opening credits say it's the North Dakota III% Security Force. It's unclear whether ...
The Council on American-Islamic Relations is suing ASU, the Arizona Board of Regents, and the state of Arizona. That's because it claims that when the Muslim Students Association wanted to bring a speaker on campus, he was required to sign a contract that certified he was not engaged in a boycott of ...

“For me, the African American Muslim experience is one I never see,” she adds. “Growing up, I was surrounded by Muslims who were so different from each other. They were fun-loving and loved dancing. My dad is really into jazz and Creole food. All these things that you just never see in the media.”.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Every day during the legislative session, dozens of groups come to Tennessee's Capitol Hill hoping their voices are heard–especially on major issues like school security. Among the many groups rushing around to see lawmakers Wednesday were Tennessee members of the ...
Women are more likely than men to think most American Muslims are mistreated here but less likely to believe Christians are mistreated in the Islamic world. Nearly as many voters under 40 think most Muslims are mistreated in America (51%) as think most Christians are mistreated in the Muslim world ...
The Council on American-Islamic Relations, or CAIR, said the class is nothing more than a chance to spread hate and the group is trying to stop it from happening. “Racism has no place in a police training course. Anti-Semitism has no place in a police training course. Neither does anti-Muslim bigotry.”.

Led by prominent Muslim leaders and activists such as Imam Omar Suleiman, Imam Dawud Walid, Imam Mujahid Fletcher, Imam Talib Shareef, Nihad Awad of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), Zahra Billoo, and Linda Sarsour, the group peacefully advocated immigration reform before ...
Muslim lobbying organizations such as the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), which are usually the first to condemn "Islamophobia," and which often condemn white supremacists, have also been conspicuously silent on the issue of the imams' expressions of Jew-hate. Muslim Advocates, one ...
Ramzziddin was a former American Muslim Marine and a 14-year veteran of the Prince George's County Police Department's Special Operations Division. The salatul janaza, or Islamic funeral prayer, will be held on Friday, February 23 at the Diyanet Center of America located on 9610 Good Luck Road, ...
... “Religious conversions haven't had a large impact on the size of the U.S. Muslim population largely because about as many Americans convert to Islam as leave the faith.” The study, conducted by a researcher trained at the University of Chicago, found that about one in five “American Muslim adults were ...
DOHA: Award-winning journalist and author Lawrence Pintak delivered a lecture at NU-Q on the difficulties endured by American Muslims under the ... in other countries] because suddenly they weren't and that changed the whole narrative and moved the ground under the American Muslim community,” he ...
Ramzziddin was a former American Muslim Marine and a 14-year veteran of the Prince George's County Police Department's Special Operations Division. The salatul janaza, or Islamic funeral prayer, will be held on Friday, February 23 at the Diyanet Center of America located on 9610 Good Luck Road, ...
US President Donald Trump received another setback last week when the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, located in Richmond, Virginia, ruled against the latest version of his Muslim ban. In its ruling, the court stated that the ban is “unconstitutionally tainted with animus towards Islam” and that its central ...
Back in the United States, the Council on American-Islamic Relations, known as CAIR, is suing Southwest Airlines on behalf of a recent University of California at Berkeley graduate, who was removed from a Southwest plane in April 2016 and prohibited from reboarding after a fellow traveler complained ...
#BeingBlackandMuslim – The Black Muslim Atlantic, African American Muslims and The Single Story. February 12, 2018 by NbAMuslims ... As African American Muslims venture out into this Black Muslim Atlantic, how do they keep from drowning in antipathy and biases towards them from non-African American Blacks?
... “Religious conversions haven't had a large impact on the size of the U.S. Muslim population largely because about as many Americans convert to Islam as leave the faith.” The study, conducted by a researcher trained at the University of Chicago, found that about one in five “American Muslim adults were ...
Nearly a quarter of American Muslims leave Islam, which is about the same percentage of American Christians who leave Christianity, according to a recent Pew Research report. The Pew ... Still, the American Muslim population has been growing by around 100,000 annually, Pew stated. "But the fact that ...

The Boston Marathon bombers, Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, appeared to be thoroughly assimilated immigrants in 2013. Many Americans looked at the Tsarnaev brothers at that time and asked how they went undetected as jihadists. They wondered how two brothers could lead seemingly normal ...
Trained in the study of Islam, languages and pre-modern as well as modern Muslim societies, her scholarly trajectory has taken her from research on Palestinian women and diaspora and return experiences through a decade of work on American Muslim communities intersecting with women, gender and ...
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) opened a new office in Baltimore, the council announced on Monday. The new office is located at 6120 Baltimore National Pike and will oversee all diverse communities in Maryland. Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz along with Maryland State ...
Frankly, more and more American Muslims are not willing to alter their identity to gain the half-hearted advocacy of any group that merely sees them as a political football. Just like other groups of Americans, we reserve the right to live in peace and be treated with justice just like everyone else, even by ...
A program director at the Proteus Fund, a social justice-focused foundation based in Amherst, Massachusetts, Zaman knew the tragedy would hit two groups hard: the LGBTQ community, because the shooter had targeted a gay nightclub; and American Muslims, because he was a Muslim and there was ...
Arab Americans in Illinois called on gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker Wednesday to publicly apologize for insensitive comments he made in which he accused a Muslim American group of being “terrorists” when he ran for Congress in 1998. Arab American Democratic Club President Samir Khalil said ...
As a Christian, I do not see how the views of American-Muslim preacher Yusuf Estes denigrate the Christian faith or “damage social harmony”, by claiming that it is “not part of Islam to celebrate other people's holidays” or questioning the religious basis for Christmas. (“S'pore blocks American-Muslim ...
“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 ṣallallāhu 'alayhi wa sallam (peace and blessings of Allāh be upon him) .
SINGAPORE: A third foreign preacher, American-Muslim Yusuf Estes, was barred from entering Singapore last month in connection with a controversial Islamic-themed cruise, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said on Friday (Dec 1). Estes was reportedly being considered as a speaker on the cruise after ...
Estes and his wife were deported from Changi Airport back to Kuala Lumpur on Nov 24. He had gone to Singapore to join over 1,000 passengers on a spiritual cruise organised by Malaysia-based Islamic Cruise, which left Singapore Cruise Centre for Aceh in Indonesia last Saturday and returned on ...
Wednesday morning, President Trump tweeted a series of reckless, graphic and debunked anti-Muslim videos, originally shared by a virulent hate leader from the UK. This was just the latest in a seemingly endless stream of bigotry from this administration that was denounced by the British Prime Minister, ...
SINGAPORE: Singapore has denied entry to American Muslim preacher Yusuf Estes, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) confirmed on Friday (Dec 1). The preacher was denied entry on Nov 24, and Channel NewsAsia understands he was not allowed to enter the country at Changi Airport. This comes after ...
SINGAPORE — A third foreign preacher, American-Muslim Yusuf Estes, was barred from entering Singapore last month in connection with a controversial Islamic-themed cruise, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said on Friday (Dec 1). Mr Estes was reportedly being considered as a speaker on the cruise ...
This Thanksgiving, I join millions of American Muslim families in thanking fellow Americans of all faiths and political affiliations who this year ...
The conference revolved around the topics of Jihad, Infidels and what can the American Muslim community do to counter conspiracies against ...
The condition of minorities in the United States is getting worse. As per data extracted by Pew Research, many more Muslims were subjected to ...
At the lectern stands an African-American Muslim, an expert from the Pew Research ... perhaps surprising, data about the U.S. Muslim experience. ... U.S. Muslims are, by and large, aligned with fundamental American values and ... 92% of American Muslims are proud to be American, while another shows ...
Our guest was Dr. Zuhdi Jasser, president of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy. He was calling for a reform on Islam — but it turns out ...
This is because ― like all Americans ― American Muslims mourn after any tragedy occurs, as we did after the recent shooting in Las Vegas ...
After the attack in New York, on Tuesday, fears in the heart of Uzbek Muslims have developed; they dread being harassed or treated poorly.
Don Macdonald said" Given the way violent Muslims are conducting themselves, there will soon be a backlash not from non-Muslims, but ...
This week's attack in New York was called an “act of terror” by Mayor Bill de Blasio. One person who has been very outspoken about events ...
"[T]he vast majority [of American Muslims] are patriotic Americans, but there is a significant minority who are not — who actually believe that ...
American-Muslims fear a violent backlash after a man in a rented pickup ... Umer Ahmad, a 43-year-old American-Muslim physician from New Jersey, ... New York chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), ...
WASHINGTON (RNS) — From a faith-based perspective, tax reform should put the most vulnerable at the forefront while seeking to distribute ...
West has accused American Muslims of being a “fifth column” and has ... to possess a secret list of 6,000 U.S. Muslim Brotherhood members.
While U.S. Muslims overall are largely an immigrant population (58%), ... Muslim Millennials are more likely than older American Muslims to say ...
1While U.S. Muslims overall are largely an immigrant population ... 3 Muslim Millennials are more likely than older American Muslims to say ...
1While U.S. Muslims overall are largely an immigrant population ... 3 Muslim Millennials are more likely than older American Muslims to say ...
A visiting American Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Khalid Yasin, has converted 22 persons to Islam. The 12 males and 10 females willingly accepted ...
American Muslim organization founded by European settlers marks 110 .... “Our community's story is a reminder that American Muslims come ...
Residents are prepared to make our state a model for others hoping to affirm human rights and justice for all. Deedra Abboud ...
Southeast Michigan is a hub for 300,000 American-Muslims from ... the discrimination the American-Muslim community would soon face for the ...


 

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