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Ambassador Islam Siddiqui Appointed to Think Tank

amb siddiquiThe Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) has announced the appointment of Ambassador Islam A. Siddiqui a senior adviser in its Global Food Security Project.

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June 2, 2014

Book About Life in Anarkali Bazaar Has Come Out

Our Special Correspondent: Haroon K. Ullah was in Houston this past weekend for several speaking engagement about his book “The Bargain From The Bazaar”, as story of a shopkeeper in Lahore’s Anarkali Bazaar, the largest open market in South Asia.

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May 26, 2014

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May 26, 2014

HDF Fundraiser

The Human Development Foundation held a successful fundraiser this past Saturday evening in Michigan. Over 500 people were present at the fundraiser at the convenient MET hotel in Troy.
Speakers included Dr. Nina Rehman Khan, emcee Mr. Ahmar Iqbal, keynote speaker journalist Ash-har Quraishi, and the surgeon Dr. Abdul Majid Katranji.

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May 26, 2014

Halal Fest: Michigan’s First Halal Food Festival

Canton, MI, May 7, 2014 – On Saturday, August 9th, 2014 from Noon to 7 PM Michigan’s first and largest Halal Food Festival (Halal Fest) is coming to the Heritage Park in Canton, Michigan.

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May 26, 2014

Muslim Capitol Day

Muslim capitol day in Lansing

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May 21, 2014

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May 15, 2014

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May 8, 2014

Muslim Capitol Day

The Annual Michigan Muslim Capitol Day: Michigan Muslims for a Better Michigan will be held on Tuesday May 13th, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the State Capitol in Lansing

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May 8, 2014

The True American: The hate-crime victim who pleaded for his attacker’s life

Bhuiyan realized he was uniquely situated to, as Giridharadas puts it, intervene in “the cycle of mistrust and enmity between his religious community and his adopted country — between Islam and America.” He would do so by publicly forgiving Stroman…

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May 8, 2014

Gifts at Easter: Latest Bridge Between Sacramento-Area Muslims and Christians

To honor their Christian friends at Easter – a celebration of renewal – Muslim leaders in Sacramento will deliver 300 gifts at noon today to the First Covenant Church in Rancho Cordova.

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April 24, 2014

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April 24, 2014

Young Muslims Choosing to Wear the Hijab Despite Rising Tide of Islamophobia

Salmon Hossein, an Afghan-American Muslim working on a joint law and public policy degree at UC Berkeley and Harvard, says that his own family hates that he has a beard.

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April 24, 2014

Prof. Anver Emon Lands Prestigious 2014 Guggenheim Fellowship

Prof. Anver Emon, a world-renowned scholar of Islamic law, has been awarded a notable John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship for his outstanding scholarship

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April 17, 2014

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April 17, 2014

New York Disbands Police Unit Spying on Muslims

The New York Police Department has abandoned a secretive program that dispatched plainclothes detectives into Muslim neighborhoods to eavesdrop on conversations and built detailed files on where people ate, prayed and shopped

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April 17, 2014

No NSA Reform Can Fix the American Islamophobic Surveillance Complex

Better oversight of the sprawling American national security apparatus may finally be coming:

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April 10, 2014

Growing Up Muslim

There are a quarter million Muslims living in the Bay Area, and nearly half of them are under the age of 35.

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April 10, 2014

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April 3, 2014

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