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Muslim Peace Coalition Condemns Masjid Al Aqsa Attack

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by Dr Shaik Ubaid  Co-Chair Muslim Peace Coalition Muslim Peace Coalition, the premier and oldest Muslim anti-war coalition in the US, is greatly alarmed over the attacks on

Al Aqsa Updates

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At least 163 Palestinians and six Israeli police officers have been hurt in clashes in Jerusalem, Palestinian medics and Israeli police say. Most were injured at the A

Blasphemy Laws in Pakistan: A Deeper Look

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By Mahvish Akhtar We are all well aware of Pakistan’s very strict blasphemy laws. It's not just about the laws,  customs and emotions have a lot to do with how incidents unfo

Ramadan Reflections: A Preference for Rattlesnakes over the Racism of the Mosque

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By Nadia Ahmad When author Layla Abdullah-Poulos wrote in Haute Hijab that she was detached from her local mosque because of the racism and sexism she encountered, I felt that s

Brazil’s Bolsonaro faces government probe into his handling of COVID-19

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by Zaid Aleem CNN reports that Brazil's Senate launched an inquiry Tuesday into the federal government's response to Covid-19, which could hobble President Jair Bolsonaro's re

The Latest in Pakistan and French Relations

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By Mahvish Akhtar France finds itself engulfed in yet another controversy with Muslim countries worldwide including Pakistan and surrounding areas; although it doesn’t seem li

Giving While Muslim

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By Muhi Khwaja American Muslim Community Foundation, Co-Founder and Director of Development & Philanthropy This article was previously published on Indiana University's Li

India’s COVID-19 Crisis

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by Zaid Aleem India, the second most populated country in the world and home to the world’s worst coronavirus outbreak, is currently in shambles with a healthcare system that

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan: A Positive Thinker

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by Dr. Aslam Abdullah The last time I saw him was January 2020. When I was in India and attended his lecture in the basement of his home, he delivered via intercom. Later, his s

‘A victory for those who champion humanity over inhumanity’: Jury Finds Derek Chauvin Guilty On All Accounts

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by Nida A. Imam Following the arrest and murder of  George Floyd, a 46-year-old Black man from Minneapolis, nationwide protests and international anger ensued starting May