To Stop Anti-Muslim Rhetoric, Media Coverage of Muslims Must Improve

Rowaida Abdelaziz We live in an era where Islamophobia impacts almost every aspect of life. We see this on a grassroots level, where children are being bullied for their faith and employees are being discriminated at work. We see it institutionally, now more than ever, where Islamophobia prevails [...]

2019-10-28T13:41:41+00:00October 28th, 2019|American Muslims, Islamophobia, Terrorism|

Muslim Holidays

Farhana N. Shah Celebrations are part of all cultures and religions. Many Muslim-majority countries have diverse cultural holidays; however, there are only two major holidays that all Muslims celebrate. Each is celebrated at the end of an Islamic ritual. The first of these holidays comes after the completion [...]

2019-10-02T19:00:01+00:00October 2nd, 2019|American Muslims, Ramadan|

Muslims Homeschoolers

Ayesha Siddiqui Education has always been an important aspect of Islamic teachings. In fact, the first word ever revealed to our Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) was “read” and revelations that follow encourage believers to contemplate and study the universe and God’s creations. Muslims are [...]

2019-09-02T17:16:09+00:00September 2nd, 2019|American Muslims|

A Ramadan Guide for School Administrators and Teachers

Dr. Susan Douglas What is the basis for accommodation policies on religious holidays in public schools? The First Amendment to the US Constitution protects the freedom of religious expression for groups living in the United States, including worship, places to worship, and the ability to practice their religion. [...]

2019-04-26T20:23:30+00:00April 26th, 2019|American Muslims, Ramadan|
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