Do Muslim charities and Tea Party groups finally have something in common? According to Fareed Zakaria's GPS, they do. ILLUME co-editor and tax attorney Maryam Khan Ansari weighs in.
HBO talk show host Bill Maher is used to putting people in the hot seat. But on last Friday's show, the tables turned when Maher had his anti-Islam rant. Guest Glenn Greenwald put Maher in the hot seat, schooling him on issues of foreign policy and U.S.- Middle Eastern relations.
A group of Muslim American leaders have debuted a New York City-based partisan Democratic Club, drawing the attention of mayoral contenders, as Muslim Americans seek to flex political muscles amid growing clout and concerns of spying.
The Arab Spring started in Middle East as a political crisis, led by liberal secularists regardless of their religious background. Ironically, it is also the making of one of the bloodiest sectarian wars in Islam's modern history.
Drones, otherwise known as Unmanned Arial Vehicles (UAVs) have caused no shortage of controversy.
What role will the ‘Ulama’ – the Syrian oppositional scholars – play in a post-Assad Syria?
The glitter and glamour of 2008 was not on display this election, but the concerns and challenges facing our nation brought citizens out in record numbers to re-elect President Obama.
The show did not go on for Lupe Fiasco at the Sunday night pre-inauguration concert in Washington D.C., having been left with words he would never say for the rest of the night.
For the first time, an American Muslim has won a national award for work promoting the compatibility of Islam and classical liberalism or “limited government.”
There is no formal anti-Muslim caucus, but several current and aspiring members of Congress are known for their Islamophobic views.