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Ghosts of Grenfall, Remembering the Victims

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by Amina Khan Lowkey, the first time music has brought tears to my eyes. Questions upon questions come to mind when recalling the fire at Grenfall Tower. How did it happen?

Don’t Go There, It’s Too Dangerous

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by Amina Khan "The more they tell me I can't go somewhere, the more I need to see what it's really like."  More often than not, tourists refrain from going to the Middle East

‘Improvised Explosive Device’ Damages Minnesota Mosque

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by Aysha Qamar Tragedy took place when a neo-Nazi entered a Gurdwara in Oak Creek, Wis. fatally shooting six worshippers and wounding many others, including a police officer on A

Anti-Islamophobia Campaign Encourages Intervention

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by Aysha Qamar According to the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the number of anti-Muslim attacks in the United States has sharply risen. With the rise of hate cr

Ibtihaj Muhammad: Fusing Faith, Fashion and Fencing

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by Humera Dasu Islam, saber fencing, and Louella, all have a common denominator- and that is Ibtihaj Muhammad. Otherwise known as the first hijabi on the American Olympic team, Mu

Muslim Pedestrians Struck by Van After Prayers in London

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by Aysha Qamar "I want to kill all Muslims” Witnesses say they heard the driver shout, as a van rammed into pedestrians in a diverse neighborhood in north London. Witnesses

Muslim Women’s Resource Center Offers Free Programs for All Immigrants in Chicago

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by Esthe Manewith Two free programs to help all immigrants achieve citizenship or qualify for public assistance are being offered by the Muslim Women’s Resource Center, 6445 N

The Trump Muslim Travel Ban: Another Rebuke from the Appellate Courts

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by Saeed Khan In a development hailed by immigration rights and social justice advocates alike, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a lower court decision that the Trum

The Muslim-Latino Collaborative is a New and Welcome Voice for Justice

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by Susan Schwartz As Islam becomes more and more woven into the fabric of American society, new groups are being formed as part of Islam's historic communitarian outreach toward

#HappyPeriodDetroit Provides Female Hygiene Products to Local Shelters

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by Nargis Rahman Recently #HappyPeriodDetroit, a local chapter of the social movement #HappyPeriod which provides female hygiene products to those in poverty or homelessness, an