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Review: Muslims and the Making of America

In an era when Islamophobia is rampant and has become a widespread and profitable industry, a publication which details important truths about a little discussed aspect of Islam should be celebrated.

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February 21, 2013

Harvard Recognizes Quranic Ayah as One of the Greatest Expressions of Justice

“O you who have believed, be persistently standing firm in justice, witnesses for Allah , even if it be against yourselves or parents and relatives. Whether one is rich or poor, Allah is more worthy of both. So follow not [personal] inclination, lest you not be just. And if you distort [your testimony] or refuse [to give it], then indeed Allah is ever, with what you do, Acquainted

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February 7, 2013

Rejoice: It is the Birthday of Prophet (s)

In praise of Mawlid

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January 31, 2013

Muslim-Friendly Holiday Destination Around the Globe

- Malaysia bags the top spot

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January 19, 2013

Muslim Brotherhood’s ‘Supreme Guide’

During a recent night of opposition protests, people chanted against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and decried the draft constitution he was pressing.

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January 3, 2013

Statement of Muslim Imam at Newtown Interfaith Service

By Jason Graves, Al Hedaya Islamic Center, Newtown, Conn. In the name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful The Muslim community of the Al Hedaya Islamic Center in Newtown, in Connecticut and throughout the nation joins with our fellow Americans in grieving for those who died in this senseless tragedy and praying for them and […]

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December 20, 2012

“I Accepted Islam and My Name is Muhammad Hussain” – Antonio Inoki

Antonio Inoki, the legendary wrestler from Japan arrived in Pakistan on Friday eve to participate in the international peace wrestling competition in Islamabad.

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December 13, 2012

Egyptair to Let Hostesses Wear Hijab

EgyptAir is allowing its stewardesses to wear Islamic headscarves if they wish on flights to Arab states… ending a restriction imposed in Hosni Mubarak’s era.

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December 6, 2012

Hijab First in British Parliament

Muslim young girl Sumaiya Karim will be the first one to wear Hijab inside the British Parliament

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November 29, 2012

Profile: Najah Bazzy

“Nobody wore hijab! This was 1978,” recalls Najah, as she recollects how and when she started wearing it.

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November 15, 2012

Maryam Jameelah: ‘With An Eyeful Of Madina’s Dust’

“You have to read these”, my friend compelled me, giving me a couple of yellowed, printed-long-ago sort of books. That gave me my first glimpse into the fascinating life and inspiring works of Maryam Jameelah.

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November 8, 2012

The US Government Honored Prophet Muhammad (s) in 1935

Prophet Muhammad (s) was honored by the US Supreme Court In 1935.

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November 1, 2012

Hajj 2012

These breathtaking pictures show how millions of pilgrims are arriving in Mecca for Islam’s annual haj pilgrimage

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October 25, 2012

Eid Al Adha Advisory for 2012/1433H

THE DAY OF ARAFAH ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25TH AND EID AL ADHA ON FRIDAY OCTOBER 26TH

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October 18, 2012

HAJJ: The Global Annual Congregation of Muslims

“There were tens of thousands of pilgrims, from all over the world. They were of all colors, from blue-eyed blondes to black-skinned Africans. But we were all participating in the same ritual, displaying a spirit of unity and brotherhood ……. You may be shocked by these words coming from me. But on this pilgrimage, what I have seen, and experienced, has forced me to rearrange much of my thought patterns previously held.”
– Malcolm X

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September 27, 2012

Prophet Muhammad (s): Mercy to the Worlds!

My daughter and I talked about how someone can post an offensive video like this which can hurt the feelings of 1.5 billion Muslims all over the world from Morocco to Indonesia. Is it OK to do that? What are boundaries of freedom of speech?

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September 20, 2012

Congressmen Ellison and Carson at the Jamia Masjid in Vegas

On August 24, the two Muslim Congressmen Andre Carson and Keith Ellison visited the Las Vegas Jamia Masjid to meet the members of the Muslim community.

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August 30, 2012

The Ramadan Series Project: Week Four

By Laura Fawaz, Contributing Reporter Imam Masmari of Bloomfield’s Muslim Unity Center. Photo by Laura Fawaz Bloomfield Hills, MI–For the last visit of The Ramadan Series Project, the Muslim Unity Center in Bloomfield Hills was visited for one of their nightly Ramadan programs. Upon entering the mosque, is a beautiful large stone with the crescent […]

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August 23, 2012

The Ramadan Series Project: Week Three: AICC

By Laura Fawaz, Contributing Reporter Madison Heights, MI:  Say: We believe in Allah and what has been revealed to us, and what was revealed to Ibrahim and Ismail and Ishaq and Yaqoub and the tribes, and what was given to Musa and Isa and to the prophets from their Lord; we do not make any […]

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August 16, 2012

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