In a recent report analyzing Islamophobia in America, the Council on American Islamic Relations said there has been a decline in Islamophobia in America since 2010, which is a “cause for optimism.”
The power of the American story — E Pluribus Unum. The idea that out of many nations, sects and ethnicities, a community, united and strengthened by its very diversity, can still emerge as one. And as we approach a grim milestone, the 12th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, it's worthwhile to reflect on what Muslim Americans can do to continue to forward this idea that sees us through.
Few books about religious history generate as much publicity as Reza Aslan’s Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth. An immediate bestseller, it kindled a wildfire of controversy after Fox news host Lauren Green questioned why a Muslim would write a book about Jesus.
The Bay Area is home to some 300,000 Muslims, and with Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations just around the corner, Muslim foodies are gearing up to celebrate the state's first "Halal Fest."
On Saturday, 40 Muslim runners came together in Boston to support a cause—helping school children in the rural areas of Attock, Pakistan.
Tarek Mehanna's lawyers made oral arguments before the First Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday.
The University of California’s Governing Board confirmed its first practicing Muslim student regent Sadia Saifuddin Wednesday in the face of opposition from Jewish groups’ claims she marginalized Jewish students and supported anti-Israel campaigns.
They're calling him the Muslim Madoff. Instead of investing his victims' money, Syed Qaidsar Madad spent large amounts on himself and donated to many Muslim and non-Muslim charities-- charities who are now struggling with the idea that they have to pay back the money to the victims.
Many people wonder how to tackle diet and exercise during the month of Ramadan. Here are some answers for you.
Ramadan is meant to be a holy month observed by fasting and exercising self control, but it's becoming challenged by over consumption, price gouging and consumerism taking place across the Muslim world. Is Ramadan becoming too commercialized?