TMO Foundation Essay Contest

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Obama Honors Firefighters Killed In Texas Fertilizer Plant Blast

By Steve Holland The deaths of 14 people, nearly all of them emergency responders, ripped a hole in the heart of the town of West, where farming is a way of life and where many pe

State Agencies Respond to Fertilizer Plant Fire, Explosion in West

Texas state agencies are “on the ground to assist and remain as long as needed and requested,” said Gov. Rick Perry regarding the state’s response to the devasta


Pollen is a fine powder produced by certain plants when they reproduce. During the spring, summer, and fall seasons, it’s released into the air and picked up by the wind, wh

The World’s Muslims: Unity and Diversity

Analysis of Pew Report (original report here) About the Report  The world’s 1.6 billion Muslims are united in their belief in God and the Prophet Muhammad and are b

Column: Obama Can Close Guantanamo

By Daphne Eviatar U.S. President Barack Obama gestures while speaking in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, Apr

Asma Hanif, Founder of Muslim Women’s Shelter, Finds Herself in Need of Care

By Robert Samuels, BALTIMORE —Another phone call had come from a desperate Muslim woman living in a distant state, searching for the lady draped in lavender known simply as

Mali’s Tuareg Rebels Reject Elections, Disarming

By John Irish PARIS (Reuters) - Mali’s Tuareg separatist rebels dismissed French calls to disarm ahead of July elections on Wednesday saying they would fight to the death i

Suspect Indicted in Kidnapping and Rape of Imam’s Granddaughter

MANA Press Release This is an update to the story regarding the kidnapping of Imam Asim’s granddaughter first reported by MANA in January of this year. Imam Asim’s