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Florida Muslims on Guard This Ramadan

Welcoming the holy month of Ramadan, Bay Area Muslim community are on high alert after recent attacks targeting religious communities in New Zealand, Sri Lanka and the US, News Channel 8 reported. “It’s a very beautiful month. Every single dinner, many Mosques will have free dinners for the whole community, everybody is welcome, rich or …

Turning Tidal Islamophobia

Practical Tips For Turning the Tides Against Islamophobia

What will your Church-going Christian neighbor find when she decides to stop by the local mosque? Will the young man who decided to say his shahadah, feel totally out of place in the congregation? Will there be any support for either of them afterward…

Florida Students Try Hijab as Islam Appreciation Month Kicks Off

Florida Students Try Hijab for a Day

FLORIDA – The University of Florida campus has kicked off the 2019 Islam Appreciation Month with a hijab-a-thon event, inviting students to try and learn about the attire many Muslim women wear, WCJB reported. “The hijab is a veil worn by Muslim women in the presence of any male outside of the immediate family,” Isra …

Hurricane Michael: Muslims Seek Help to Rebuild City Mosque

FLORIDA – As Hurricane Michael slammed into Florida, US Muslims have urged people to donate funds to help repair the Panama City Masjid, the CAIR-FL NW Florida Office, and Islamic School damaged by the hurricane and provide general disaster relief. “Hurricane Michael is the strongest hurricane to strike the FL Panhandle on record. It is …

Muslims Open Doors to Shelter Hurricane Evacuees

As extremely dangerous Hurricane Matthew approaches Florida east coast, the Islamic Society in Tampa has opened the doors of its mosque and campus to shelter hurricane evacuees, offering a role model of caring for the other.

Florida Rallies in Solidarity with Muslims

Sending a message of love and solidarity, peaceful protesters in St. Augustine, Florida, have stood with Muslim neighbors against controversial “Islam Bloody Islam” billboard, as a reaction to the billboard’s intolerant words.

Florida Campus Hosts Islam Appreciation Month

Continuing a tradition of hosting annual appreciation month, University of Florida campus dedicated the 2016 event to introducing Islam to the students, giving them an appreciation for Islamic beliefs and traditions in several events during this month.

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