The Myanmar Genocide

by Azeem Ibrahim The humanitarian disaster unfolding in Myanmar has been in the works for decades. Like many such catastrophes in the past, it has been built half by accident, hal

Pipe Bomb Explodes Near New York Bus Terminal

by Rehan Qamar An attempted terrorist attack struck the Port Authority Bus Terminal at 42nd Street and 8th Avenue near Times Square on Monday morning. Three were injured causing c

Spicy and Satisfying Jalapeño Quinoa Bowl

  by Noor H. Salem A seed tiny in size but mighty in nutrients: quinoa. You may have come across quinoa, as a new alternative to gluten-containing grains such as wheat, r

Supreme Court Allows Trump Travel Ban to Take Effect

by Aysha Qamar This week, the Supreme Court issued a decision on Trump's Third Travel Ban, referred to as the Muslim Ban 3.0, that allows it to take full effect. This is the f

Two Years After My Husband’s Arrest, My 4 Kids And I Still Await Justice To Prevail

by Umaima Jafri Ibrahim Zubair Mohammad is awaiting trial for two years at Lucas County Correction Center. His trial has been postponed four times, the judge has been changed thr

Trump and Netanyaho Stand Isolated on Jerusalem

by Dr. Aslam Abdullah The Muslim world leaders, the European Union and the United Nations have rejected U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel

Trump Recognizes Jerusalem as Israel Capital, Plans to Move Embassy

by Aysha Qamar President Donald Trump has recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital and announced plans to relocate the United States embassy there. This move is expected to furth

Tarnished Scholars

by Azher Quader The recent allegations pertaining to the sexual abuses of Tariq Ramadan, a revered and beloved Islamic scholar and leader in the Muslim community, has created sho

Two-Layered Pumpkin Pudding Recipe

by Noor H. Salem In the past, we have covered common unhealthy ingredients you may find in many seasonal treats, such as pumpkin spice cookies, peppermint brownies, pumpkin latte

Students Travel Nationally to Attend “Forever” Seminar in Dearborn

by Noor H. Salem An incredible seminar this weekend, Forever: the description of your soul’s journey after death, with Dr. Shaykh Waleed Basyouni brought people from across the

MY-ICD Youth Gather the Community for Sold-Out Dinner

by Noor H. Salem The MY-ICD Youth committee proved the famous proverb: “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together,” Nov 3. Manifestly, their team

Peppermint Brownie Recipe

by Noor H. Salem It’s the season for peppermint lattes, stacked-high pumpkin flavored ice cream sundaes, and endless types of gingerbread cookies and treats. While it may be co

Immune Strengthening Smoothie Recipe

by Noor H. Salem Smoothies can be incredibly healthy and energizing, but they could also land on the opposite end of the spectrum. With the cold and flu season around the corner,

Butternut Squash Soup Recipe Bursting with Ginger

by Noor H. Salem Previously, we have discussed several of many foods that could ease digestion and relieve you of various stomach ailments. Ginger, a food mentioned in the Qur’

Foods to Relieve Stomach Discomfort

by Noor H. Salem With the arrival of the winter season, and your eagerness to see the winter snow, it’s essential that you take means to strengthen your immune system. To suppo

Muslims should Collaborate with People of Goodwill

by Ilyas Choudry Muslims should Collaborate with People of Goodwill in the United States to Make a Positive Global Impact: Honorable AL Green Spoke at ICNA-MAS SCR Convention in

Suu Kyi Stripped of Freedom Award from Oxford

by TMO Staff Last month, Oxford said it would strip Suu Kyi of its award and this week the recommendation was discussed at a council meeting, resulting in the revoking of her Free

ISPU Banquet Celebrates Organization’s 15th Anniversary

by TMO Staff Over the past 15 years, the Institute of Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU) has become America’s source for data for and about American Muslims. Established in

On Burying My Grandmother and My Redress Control Number 

By Nadia B. Ahmad When my grandmother was hospitalized following a cardiac arrest in 2011, I was in Denver. She was in New Jersey. I thought this was it. I booked the next flight

The Constant Battle Between the West and the Muslim World

by Amina Khan The term “Islamophobia” and the ostracization of Muslims have cemented a polarized community and scrutinization of a 1400-year-old religion. After every attac

Durga to Dargah, Esoterica of Clothing and Adornment within Islam and Hinduism

by Suraiya Ali I want to preface this paper with the wish that I could explore this thread through all religions. It is not only through Islam and Hinduism that the divine ubiqu

Michigan Muslim Community Council Annual Unity Banquet

by Samana Sheikh On Sunday, the Michigan Muslim Community Council (MMCC) held the 31st annual Unity Banquet at Burton Manor in Livonia, Michigan. The keynote speaker was first Exe

Is the Quran only relevant to Muslims?

by Dr. Aslam Abdullah Is the Quran only for Muslims? What about humanity? If God is the Lord of the worlds (Quran 1:2) and the Prophet is described as the messenger for the worlds

Continuing Rohingya Refugee Crisis

By Dr. Shahaab Uddin In late September, the Burmese Army, with the help of extremist Buddhists, decided to increase the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingyan Muslims from the Rakhin

Uneasiness in the Desert Kingdom

by Dr. Aslam Abdullah Everything in the Desert Kingdom of Saudi Arabia seems to be changing but in a slow motion.  Arrests, palace coup, death of male members of the royal family