Opinion

Muslims aren’t the problem. Yet why are they the only “terrorists”?

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by Tina Lapsia First came President Trump’s 'Muslim' travel ban, issued with a statement “We don’t want ‘em [Muslims] here.” Nine months later, a white man unleashed ha

The Worst Act of Domestic Terrorism in US History

National

by Dr. Aslam Abdullah It was a peaceful night in Las Vegas. The strip- the mile long road that has the most casinos and hotels- was as busy as ever and Sunday traffic to Arizona,

Moore Wins Alabama GOP Primary

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by Dr. Aslam Abdullah Roy Moore the staunch opponent of a Plural and Secular America wins Alabama GOP Primary He claims he upholds the US constitution, yet he defies its principl

The Russian and the US Religious Right Axis

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  by Dr. Aslam Abdullah It was a sensational revelation yet, it could not generate enough discussion even among those who were directly affected by the disclosure. Faceboo

Hajj: The Journey of A Lifetime

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by Sofia Begg Latif Hajj has truly been the journey of a lifetime. It was a lesson in recognizing our own insignificance- our bodies physically exhausted and weakened- the perspec

Natural Calamities and Our Response

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by Dr. Aslam Abdullah Every time a natural calamity occurs some people, who claim to be religious, claim that it is part of a divine punishment meted out to human beings because o

The Hajj Paradigm: Islam’s Most Unifying Narrative

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by Imam Luqman Ahmad Perhaps, the purest, and most poignant narrative of what Islam really stands for at its core, is the visual takeaway one gets from the annual Muslim pilgri

Pakistani Supreme Court Announces Verdict on Panama Papers Case

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By Munir M Hasan, PhD The judgment of the honorable Supreme Court of Pakistan on Panama Papers case has been announced. It is of course a matter of satisfaction and happiness for

How Muslim Sectarianism is Connected to Islamophobia

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by Imam Luqman Ahmad Amidst the climate of increased anti-Muslim sentiment in the United States and the cacophony of noise decrying the evils of Islamophobia and the Islamophob

The Freedoms We Celebrate

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 by Azher Quader Earlier this month our country celebrated its 241st Independence Day. That same weekend ISNA had its 54th Annual Convention too, here in Chicago, which was u