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Hakeem: Hall of Fame

*The Muslim Observer

By Aneerah Ali, MMNS Hakeem Olajuwon Inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame On Monday April 7, 2008, my son came to me, bursting with excitement and beaming with happiness

Ethnic Unrest in China

*The Muslim Observer

By Howard W. French SHANGHAI — Fresh ethnic violence has erupted in a Tibetan region of southwestern China, with disputed reports of eight people shot dead by the police,

Philanthropists’ Meeting–a Strong Start

*The Muslim Observer

By S. Nauman Syed Participants of the first World Congress of Muslim Philanthropists returned to their respective homes from Istanbul last week, armed with new ideas as well as

Does Obama Like Us?

*The Muslim Observer

How do you root for a candidate who doesn’t want you to root for him? Courtesy Firas Ahmad As Obamamania continues to capture the imagination of the United States,

New Turn in Jamiat Crisis

*The Muslim Observer

By Nilofar Suhrawardy, MMNS NEW DELHI – It is finally official, with the long-brewing feud within one of the most influential Muslim organizations in country, Jamiat Ulam

Chechnya After Putin

*The Muslim Observer

By Geoffrey Cook, MMNS Berkeley--On yesterday’s news (the fifth), the report was of Vladimir Putin and George W. Bush’s “goodbye” – both their t

Maid in Kuwait

*The Muslim Observer

By Sumayyah Meehan, MMNS Her hands show the wear and tear of 30 years of labor. Her feet are severely swollen and cracked. Her eyes twinkle with the seasonings of a long life. H

CAIR-MI Celebrates 8th Annual Banquet

*The Muslim Observer

CAIR-MI celebrates Muslim, Media and the Message at 8th annual banquet By Sadaf Ali, MMNS Dearborn-April 5--Nearly one thousand people gathered at the Islamic Center of Ameri

Arab leaders Learn How to Make an Impact

*The Muslim Observer

Midwest Arab community learning to make an impact in the elections By Sadaf Ali, MMNS Dearborn-April 4: “Make an Impact” was the theme of a two day voter engageme

Professor Juan Cole at IAGD

*The Muslim Observer

By Adil James, MMNS Troy--April 5--Professor Juan Cole gave a detailed analysis of the Iraq war this past weekend at IAGD. The professor spoke before a packed audience of abo