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frederick
11 Jul
0

Islamic Society of Frederick

Source: The Frederick News-Post By Brandi Bottalico Guests removed their shoes Tuesday night at the Islamic Society of Frederick masjid as women sat in the back and men in the front. As the sun set and Muslims broke a religious ...

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PittsburghIftar
25 Jun
0

Muslim Association of Greater Pittsburgh

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette By SAIMA SITWAT Last Sunday was a special day for the Muslim community in the North Hills of Pittsburgh. It was a day of hope, empowerment and building relationships. It was the Muslim Association of Greater Pittsburgh’s (MAP) ...

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ICNAVA
24 Jun
0

ICNA VA Islamic Center

By Rameez Abid ICNA VA Islamic Center hosted an open house iftar for the local community in Alexandria, VA. Members of local churches attended the iftar. The event consisted of an introduction to ICNA, overview of fasting in Islam, question and ...

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baltimore2016z
21 Jun
0

One America National Campaign Launches At ICNA-MAS Convention 2016

By Javeria Salman The US Council of Muslim Organizations (USCMO) recently launched a new initiative “One America Campaign” to unite the Muslim American voice and encourage the Muslim community to get involved in civic engagement. The initiative is meant to ...

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ICNANY
18 Jun
1

ICNA NY & South East Queens Muslim Collective

Source: ICNA.ORG By Abdus Salaam Musa A crowd estimated at close to 600 Muslims and community residents shared an afternoon together in Rufus King Park in downtown Jamaica. The occasion was a Community Iftar (dinner) that follows the fast breaking ...

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Various signs in support of peace during a peaceful rally to support love and respect outside the Islamic School of Irving on Saturday, November 28, 2015. A week after the gun-toting protest outside the Irving mosque, the other side shows support the following week. (Vernon Bryant/The Dallas Morning News)
07 Jun
0

Muslims are now an organized political force in Irving

Source: The Scoop Blog – May 27, 2016 By James Ragland Something remarkable is happening in Irving, a city that, for the better part of a year, clumsily became a tinderbox for anti-Muslim madness. This is the town where Ahmed Mohamed, the “clock ...

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Combatting-Islamophobia
07 Jun
0

How Christians, Jews, and Others are Combating Islamophobia

Source: The Bridge Initiative – May 24, 2016 Amid rising hate crimes and prejudicial political rhetoric, religious leaders are speaking out against Islamophobia. But these calls to reject anti-Muslim bias aren’t just coming from the Muslim community. Jews, Christians, atheists, and others ...

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ABC_TRUMP
07 Jun
0

WHAT MUHAMMAD ALI ONCE SAID ABOUT DONALD TRUMP’S MUSLIM BAN PROPOSAL

Source: KTIC – June 4, 2016 By ABC News Radio Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump was the first of the presidential candidates to express his condolences over the death of boxing legend Muhammad Ali. “Muhammad Ali is dead at 74! ...

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spurring
07 Jun
0

Islamophobia spurring US Muslims in political process

Source: Anadolu Agency – May 31, 2016 By Esra Kaymak Avci American Muslims are involved in this year’s presidential elections in greater numbers than in years past because of heightened Islamophobic rhetoric, the head of a voter education and advocacy group ...

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main
07 Jun
0

Unsettling U.S. Political Climate Galvanizes Muslims to Vote

Source: NY Times – June 1, 2016 OAKLAND, Calif. — After Friday Prayer at the Oakland Islamic Center, Mamoun Kund, a 51-year-old Sudanese-American, sat at a table and did something he had not done in the 11 years he has been ...

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