Sri Lanka’s New Prime Minister

by TMO Staff The country of Sri Lanka has been currently on a rollercoaster of politics. Shocking news came out of the island country in the Indian Ocean, when President Maithri

President Trump says, “Sanctions are Coming”

by TMO Staff Recently, President Donald Trump tweeted about imposing sanctions on Iran, for following the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, created under the Obama Administrat

Human Rights Violation in Saudi Arabia

by TMO Staff Saudi Arabia has been infamous for violations of human rights over the years. Stories of people getting publicly beheaded and amputations of body parts have travele

Khashoggi’s Family Requests Return of Body

by TMO Staff The unfortunate death of Washington Post columnist, Jamal Khashoggi, dominated international news outlets for the past month. The world was shaken after hearing the

Where Do We Go From Here: Making the Best of the Midterm Result

By Yousuf Ali For Muslims in America, the 2018 election brought several important milestones with the election of the first 2 Muslim women to Congress, Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and

Midterm Elections Results for Muslims

by Dr. Aslam Abdullah  For more than 87,000, national, local and state governments Americans elect more than 511,000 public officials. However, the elections for Congress a

AFMI 28th Annual Convention a Grand Succes

By Dr. Aslam Abdullah The 28th convention of the American Federation of Muslims of Indian origin (AFMI) concluded in Toronto with a strong message to support pluralism and

Tasty Kale Tabouli Recipe

by Noor H. Salem Whether you are grilling homemade kafta patties, or topping salmon with your favorite vegetables, tabouli salad is a wonderful side. With the increase in gluten

Anti-Semitism Hurts Us All: Thoughts on the Tree of Life Synagogue Shooting

by Yousuf Ali On Saturday, October 27, 2018, a man shot into the Tree of Life Synagogue killing 11 people and wounding many others. Eliminating any doubt about the motive of the

GATE holds a panel to discuss Disabilities

By Samana Sheikh A local community organization called, GATE (Greater Awareness Through Education) brought together a panel in Farmington Hills, MI on October 21, 2018 to disc

The 2018 Women of Color STEM Multicultural Conference Awards

by Samana Sheikh Women from various backgrounds received awards for their accomplishments on October 13, 2018, at the STEM Multicultural Conference Awards which was co-hosted by

Mom’s Heartwarming Cabbage Rolls

by Noor H. Salem As the cold weather rolls in, the thought of ice cream, iced coffee, and a cold layered dip might not be what your cravings are leaning towards most. Warm soup,

MY- ICD Youth Host Conference with 2000 Attendees in Dearborn

By Noor H. Salem More than 2000 attendees gathered in the Edward Hotel and Convention Center of Dearborn on October 13th for the first annual Reconnect Conference, hosted by MY-

The Future of Democracies and Human rights

by Basheer Ahmed, M.D. Chairman Emeritus, MCC for Human services The rise of authoritarianism in the US is diminishing its leadership role in protecting human rights and promot

A Muslim woman President of the United States in 2036

Book by Mike Ghouse  The book, The American Muslim Agenda, is a primer, a blueprint, a roadmap for American Muslims to consider. It took 18 years to complete the book replete

Why Muslims Should Oppose Gerrymandering

By Yousuf Ali “Indeed, Pharaoh extolled himself in the land and made its people into groups, oppressing a faction among them” (Qur’an 28:4) “Majority-minority districts

A Terrorist and Terrorism

by Abdul Ghani Desai Today, the good news is that Mail Bombing suspect is arrested.  Another good news, and especially for the American Muslims is that Mail Bombing suspe

America Terrorized by White Nationalist supporters of Trump

by Dr. Aslam Abdullah Three acts of terrorism by right-wing supporters of Donald Trump and the Republican Party, yet no one has the guts to describe them loudly White or R

Importance of Voting

The Midterm Elections are coming up and many Americans are looking forward to voting. There have been reports from many states that they are experiencing record-breaking voter regi

What can you do to slow down climate change?

by TMO Staff The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has released a report stating that the world is at risk of a climate change catastrophe within 1

October 19th , 2018 Vol 20 issue 13

October 19th , 2018 Vol 20 issue 13

Khashoggi’s Disappearance:  A political and theological Quagmire 

by Dr. Aslam Abdullah The disappearance of political dissidents is neither unusual nor mysterious in our world. But the drama that surrounds Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance has

Nikki Haley Departs as US Ambassador

by Aysha Qamar Last week, US President Donald Trump announced that United States Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, would leave her post at the end of 2018. The for