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CIOGC condemns killing of photojournalist James Foley

*The Muslim Observer

(CHICAGO, IL - 8/21/14) - The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC), representing more than 400,000 Muslims across greater Chicagoland, strongly condemns the

Western Suburbs Muslims Deeply Saddened by Death of 16 Year Old Boy

*The Muslim Observer

16-Year-Old Canton Boy Dies 2 Days After Tubing Accident CANTON (WWJ) – A Canton teenager has died two days after a tubing accident in west Michigan. The Muslim Comm

MMCC Press Statement Rejecting ISIS / Islamic State

*The Muslim Observer

Press Release (Royal Oak, MI - 8/20/14) – The Imams’ Council of the Michigan Muslim Community Council (MMCC) condemns the barbaric execution of American Journalist

Dutchman Returns Holocaust Medal After Family Deaths in Gaza

*The Muslim Observer

A Dutchman honoured by Israel for hiding a Jewish child during World War Two has handed back his medal after six of his relatives were killed in an Israeli air strike on Gaza. Hen

A Change In Law-Enforcement Nationwide

*The Muslim Observer

By Laura Fawaz, Contributing Reporter While practicing immigration law in Connecticut, Rabia Chaudry saw a need for diversity training for all local law-enforcements. In 2007 C

Uri Avnery and the Gazan Crisis

*The Muslim Observer

By Geoffrey Cook, TMO Tel Aviv--Jul. 25th--Your reporter was honored to be on a conference call with Uri Avnery, the monumental Israeli peace activist, from Tel Aviv while the for

Apocalypse, in a Funny Way

*The Muslim Observer

By Sophia Qamar, TMO Recently, the current younger population including myself has been strongly attracted (might I even say obsessed) with post-apocalyptic settings, whether th

Phoenix Wants to Use Drones

*The Muslim Observer

By Nidah Chatriwala, TMO Privacy is almost nonexistent today. Citizens’ reaction to government peeking into their personal lives is resulting mostly negatively. Recentl

‘Eid Celebration, Indian Consulate NYC

*The Muslim Observer

Message of Peace and Harmony marked the Eid Celebration at Indian Consulate in Manhattan on August 12, 2014. By Juned Qazi & Sabina Ali

Community News 16-35

*The Muslim Observer

Abdullah named to NCAA’s Heisman Trophy watch list Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah was named Friday to the season-opening Heisman Trophy watch list by the NCAA. In a post, NC