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‘Eidul Adha 2013

Most of the local mosques in the Southeast Michigan area adhered to the guidelines of the Shura Council of North America, or followed the popularly accepted days for hajj announced from Saudi Arabia, and thereby celebrated ‘Eidul Adha on Tuesday October 15, 2013.

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October 17, 2013

Obamacare & the Politics of Deceit

By Dr. Azher Quader In spite of all the misinformation floating in the air, our country today took a giant step in removing one of the major barriers that had obstructed millions of our citizens from accessing health care for decades. With the opening of the Health Care Exchanges across the country, Obamacare  (ACA) heralded […]

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October 10, 2013

AFMI 23rd Convention, 2013: Orlando Convention Focuses on Role of NRIs in Development

More than 700 people participated in the 23rd annual convention banquet of American Federation of Muslims of Indian Origin (AFMI) that took place in Orlando on September 28, 2013.

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October 3, 2013

Siraj Wahhaj: Muslim Media and its Necessity to the Muslim Community

TMO Foundation 4th Annual Scholarship Banquet Sold Out; Imam Siraj Wahhaj Chief Guest By Noor H. Salem and Adil James, TMO Imam Siraj Wahhaj addressing the audience at the TMO Foundation Fundraising Banquet. On Sunday, September 22nd more than 500 people gathered in the Novi Sheraton Hotel for the TMO Foundation’s 4th Annual Scholarship Banquet. […]

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September 26, 2013

Prof. Intisar Rabb on Harvard Law Faculty

Intisar A. Rabb, a leading expert on Islamic Law and legal history, will join the faculty of Harvard Law School beginning Spring 2014, with an appointment as a tenured Professor of Law.

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September 19, 2013

The Endgame in Syria

Given the humanitarian catastrophe unfolding in Syria and the failure of Arab and Muslim nations to end it, there may be only one way out

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September 5, 2013

US Mulls Syria Plans

By Julie Pace Associated Press A U.N. chemical weapons expert talks to a woman during their visit to a hospital where people affected by an apparent gas attack are being treated, in Damascus’ suburb of Zamalka August 28, 2013. U.N. chemical weapons experts investigating an apparent gas attack that killed hundreds of civilians in rebel-held […]

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August 29, 2013

“US Was Wrong” Guantánamo Bay: the US was dead wrong, but no one can admit it

When John Grisham heard Guantánamo prisoners were requesting his books, he wanted to learn more. What he found out about Nabil Hadjarab – detained for 11 years – horrified him

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August 15, 2013

Democracy Hypocrisy: The West’s failure to condemn the shooting of unarmed Islamists in Cairo was craven and shortsighted

REMEMBER the opprobrium heaped on Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey’s prime minister, in June for using tear gas and water-cannon against his people?

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August 13, 2013

Cairo Massacre

As the death toll rises, a report from Cairo’s main mortuary after the police massacre of pro-Mursi supporters

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August 1, 2013

Health & Ramadan

With a few questions, pharmacists can make Ramadan’s fast safe for Muslim patients

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July 18, 2013

Shi’a Sunni Unity, Detroit

(July 1, 2013) On Saturday, Dr. Sayyid M. Syeed, ISNA National Director of Interfaith & Community Alliances, joined the Michigan Muslim Community Council (MMCC) for a dialogue between Sunni and Shia leaders.

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July 11, 2013

Towards Commonality: Rejecting Sectarianism Influence in our Communities

On June 29th, Michigan Muslim Community Council’s (MMCC) Imam’s Council along with community leaders and activists gathered together after six years at the Islamic House of Wisdom for a discussion on Rejecting Sectarian Influence in our Communities.

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July 3, 2013

Hathout Receives Award

Dr. Hathout to Receive George Regas Peacemaker Award

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June 20, 2013

Muslim Capitol Day

Muslims visit the Lansing Capitol Building

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June 13, 2013

Moon Sighting to Moon Fighting

By Dr. Aslam Abdullah, TMO Editor-in-Chief Some time ago when the Sultan of Turkey decided to introduce electricity in the Mosque of the Prophet (s), the religious scholars and leaders opposed it on the grounds that something created artificially cannot occupy a sacred place. It was not different than the opposition, the scholars raised to […]

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June 6, 2013

Our Own Civil War

By Waheeduddin Ahmed Ph.D. Forces loyal to Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad walk while carrying their weapons during what they said was an operation to occupy Dahra Abd Rabbo village in Aleppo, May 26, 2013. REUTERS/George Ourfalian As if the danger to Muslims from external enemies was not serious enough, we are facing the prospects of […]

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June 4, 2013

Muslim Refugees

By Ayub Khan, TMO Editor’s note:  The following is the beginning of a study on worldwide Muslim refugees.  This is the first report, on internally displaced Muslim refugees. When we talk about refugees we tend to focus mainly on those who have been forced out of their countries. But there is another category of refugees […]

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May 23, 2013

Abu Ghraib Justice: Oakland County lawyer fights for justice for Abu Ghraib victims

Troy, MI–Nine years after the battle began; a Troy lawyer was granted a trail in getting justice for the detainees tortured at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.

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May 16, 2013

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