Islamic Threads in the American Fabric: 5 Book Recommendations on Islam in America

In this article, we selected five books on Islam in America provide diverse perspectives on the presence of Islam in the United States. From exploring the challenges faced by young Muslims Americans post-9/11 to examining the roots of Islamophobia in the legal system, these reads offer valuable insights into [...]

2024-01-11T11:26:11+00:00January 10th, 2024|American Muslims|

Family: The Building Blocks of Society

877-WHY-ISLAM Brochure By: Saulat Pervez The Many Faces of Muslim Families in America Mr. and Mrs. Siddiq migrated to the United States in the late 1980s from Pakistan. Sponsored by Mrs. Siddiq’s brother, they had a clear and simple goal: to avail better educational opportunities for their four children [...]

2023-08-21T21:35:05+00:00October 31st, 2014|Brochures Online, Family, Islamic Teachings, North America, Social-Ties|

From Protection to Contribution: Post 9/11

The Transformation of Muslim Americans Post-9/11: From Internal Reflection to Engaging with Society The tragedy of 9/11 transformed the Muslim American community in many ways. Muslims learned to communicate with the media, to defend Islam in the face of sweeping generalizations, and to develop alliances across religious lines. At the [...]

2023-07-19T19:48:05+00:00September 11th, 2014|9-11, Social-Ties|

Islam in America

History of Muslims in America Explore the relationship between Islam and America through a Multimedia Interview with Imam Khalid Griggs. Of all the faiths practiced in the United States, Islam is the fastest growing, the most questioned and the least understood. Who are the American Muslims? When did they [...]

2023-07-19T23:55:42+00:00July 7th, 2014|Muslim Heritage, North America|

My Journey to Islam

African-Americans Find Islam's Message of Equality and Justice Attractive Conversion to Islam among African-Americans is a significant feature of American Islamic life. In spite of a generally negative portrayal by the U.S. media, Islam is rapidly gaining converts in the U.S. One such conversion was that of African-American writer Steven [...]

2023-07-18T19:59:17+00:00June 4th, 2010|Jihad, North America|
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