Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus
Miss you, mom: Spending Ramadan together through a screen
A few days ago she told me “I was feeling sad when I thought about Ramadan but my fasts have been so easy and pleasant because of you”. Hearing her say that made my day.
Many Gay Muslims are trapped between religion and sexual orientation
Gays Muslims at the San Francisco Pride Parade. Photo by Francio Folini. K had to make an impossible decision. Be […]
Annual Parade Gives Voice to New York Muslims
For the organizers of the Muslim Day Parade, the event forms one part of a larger strategy to enhance their community’s political engagement.
The year has been a year fraught with political turmoil for much of the United States, with major changes on […]
“Muslim Ban” and bigotry unite protestors
For some, the ban is a reflection of the tendency to attach Muslims to the stigma of terrorism. For others, national security prevails over human rights.
Muslims react to immigration ban
The city's muslim community struggle with immigration ban.
NYC Muslims cope with spike in hate crimes following presidential election
New York City may be a multicultural melting pot with residents coming from all corners of the world, but it hasn’t been immune from attacks on Muslims.
City’s Muslims struggle to escape the shadow of 9/11
With nearly one million Muslims, New York is reportedly among the states with the highest Muslim population.
Muslims voice concern over Trump’s success
Republican frontrunner Donald Trump has proposed a policy that would temporarily, yet completely, ban Muslims from the United States should he be elected president.
NYC Primary: The Muslim vote
The inability of the Muslim community find an acceptable candidate had led to indifference when it comes to politics.