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‘Amina’s Voice’ Lets a Muslim Girl’s Voice Shine in Mainstream Media

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by Saadia Faruqi If you’ve been searching in vain for fiction you can identify with as a South Asian or a Muslim, or perhaps both, Simon and Schuster Children’s Publishing has

Muslim, Women, and Entrepreneurs: An Ode to Muslim Womanhood

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by Elizabeth Jaikaran Despite prevailing western narratives that perpetuate false and degrading representations of Muslim women, the realities of Muslim women’s strength, power,

Mercy-USA Continues On The Ground Humanitarian Relief in Syria

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by Kari Ansari of Mercy USA Poignant and forceful, Mercy-USA Field Team Manager, Zein Al Shamm, who had just escaped Aleppo, Syria spoke to an audience of close to 400 people Satu

7 Muslim-American Women to Celebrate on International Women’s Day 2017

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by Fatima Ahmed Muslim women often find themselves underrepresented in our society. Too often they find themselves unfairly represented because they are women and misrepresented b

The Powerful Ways Japanese-Americans have Shown Solidarity with Muslims

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by Fatima Ahmed - Follow @fattya123 The Japanese-American community has seen many atrocities during the second World War. As per Roosevelt’s Executive Order 9066 issued in 1942,

Muslim Public  Affairs Council Convention 

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By: Susan Schwartz, contributing writer The Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) held its 2016 annual national convention this past Sunday at the Long Beach, Ca. Convention Cent

Teen Makes Spreadsheet Proving Muslims Denounce Terrorism … And It Goes Viral

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By Laura Fawaz, contributing writer Heraa Hashmi is studying molecular biology full time, writing novels, working on a YouTube channel and keeping up with her 54,000 Twitters f

TMO Executive Director Featured in Emerge USA

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At just 20-years-old, Mohammad Nadeem is the executive director of The Muslim Observer, a national newspaper he's transforming into an online media platform. "In the Muslim Amer

Sign Taunts Donald Trump

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By Laura Fawaz, contributing writer “Donald Trump: He can't read this, but he is afraid of it,” reads in Arabic a billboard on I-94, in Dearborn, Michigan that went up last

Muslim Women Changing Image Of Hijab In The Media

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By Laura Fawaz, contributing writer FARMINGTON HILLS, MI–Rahaf Khatib, is a wife, a mother of three, and a marathon runner who is changing the Western image of what a Muslim f