Harmandir Sahib, Punjab's Golden Temple (so named because it is literally plated in gold) may be Sikhism's holiest house of worship, but it, like any other gurdwara, is open to men and women of any faith. In fact, a Muslim was invited to lay the first foundation stone.
For over 30 years, he was hunted and harassed by federal authorities and local police for his revolutionary critique of the establishment. The last decade saw him in solitary confinement, serving a life sentence for a crime many believe he never committed. Is Imam Jamil Al-Amin (H. Rap Brown) a cop killer or he is the victim of a federal vendetta?
The San Francisco Police Department (SFPD) and the FBI are keeping secrets.
Last week both Twitter and Square paid homage to the Egyptian people and their revolution.
Though the modernization of Hajj over the past decade displeases many Muslims, a new transportation system spearheaded by a Toronto engineer will only make the pilgrimage safer for future pilgrims.
The words tall, dark, and handsome, come to mind as I flip through an online photo album of a stately, smiling young man fashioned in a military uniform. As I reach the last picture I feel a sharp pang in my stomach. In this album, put together for me by Kareem’s mother, Sheba Khan, is a headstone.
In October of 2009, Ashley Wolford found herself reciting the shahada - the Islamic declaration of faith. Three years later, she still has a hard time articulating what brought her there.