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Dr. Ihsan Bagby Speaks Against Hate Speech

Muslim Students attended the first Kentucky Muslim Day at the state’s Capital. As they were boarding their buses in Frankfort, Kentucky, a group of men equipped with megaphones and posters shouted hateful speech at the children. Ihsan Bagby, a local leader of the Muslim community spoke at the events in [...]

2020-02-19T11:48:31+00:00February 19th, 2020|Islam|

A God-Centered Life Leads to Psychological & Emotional Well-Being

Saadia Z. YunusLicensed Marriage & Family Therapist www.saadiazyunus.com As I sat across from my client as she was narrating to me the power a specific prayer had, I realized something profound: A closeness to God and feeling His presence in dark times can assist us in overcoming challenging situations. The [...]

2020-02-18T23:11:19+00:00February 18th, 2020|Islam, Self Development|

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|
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