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Thousands mourn Palestinian journalist who was killed by Israeli forces

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by Aysha Qamar The world mourned when Shireen Abu Akleh, a renowned Palestinian journalist, died on Wednesday. Headlines across the globe highlighted her accomplishments and wor

Israeli Forces Kill Al Jazeera Journalist Shireen Abu Akleh during Raid in West Bank City of Jenin

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By Yousuf Ali On Wednesday, May 12, Israeli forces conducted a Raid in the West Bank city of Jenin. In this raid, they killed the Palestinian Journalist Shireen Abu Akleh even t

Antivaxxers protest outside as Anthony Fauci delivers applaudable graduation speech at U of M

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by Aysha Qamar Across the country, several thousand university students were unable to commemorate their graduations over the past two years due to the coronavirus pandemic. Wh

New report: 1 in 5 Americans ‘partly’ blame Asian Americans for the spread of COVID-19

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by Rehan Qamar The number of biased crimes against the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community continues to increase nationwide. Several data reports have indicated

White House Once Again Celebrates Eid

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by M Muhammad Ahmed U.S. President Joseph Biden invited almost 200 American Muslim leaders and organizers to the White House for an Eid ceremony on Eid Day, May 2. During the eve

Lawmakers Seek Conditioning of Aid To Tunisia Citing Concerns about Rule of Law

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by Yousuf Ali Several U.S. Lawmakers wrote to President Joe Biden to conditioning aid to Tunisia, on April 27.  This is in the aftermath of the country’s president Kais Saied

Joe Biden responds to ‘leaked’ SCOTUS opinion, says abortion rights are ‘fundamental’

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by Aysha Qamar President Joe Biden has issued a statement emphasizing his commitment to keeping abortion accessible following the release of an alleged leaked draft opinion by

Pakistan In Debt

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By Mahvish Akhtar The new Pakistani government’s official visit to the Middle East has been highly fruitful.  They managed to secure an $8billion package from Saudi Arabia. P

A Delawarean at the London Book Fair

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by Dr. Muqtedar Khan Do beautiful things, God loves those who do beautiful things (Quran 2:195).  I trudged up the stairs, there were 44 of them, promising myself I would hit th

The Kashmir Files: Myth or reality- Part 1 of 4

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by Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai ‘Early reviews in the Indian media had found the film deeply Islamophobic, dishonest, and a provocation.’ Sanjay Kak, Kashmiri Pandit filmmaker and wr