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US Teen Creates First All-Girl Muslim Robotics Team

SAN BERNARDINO — Proving that Islamophobic bullying can’t break her spirit, a 15-year-old schoolgirl from Chino Hills, California created a free science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) program for Muslim girls aged between 10 and 14. “My goal is loftier than just winning robotics awards,” Zaina Siyed, creator of FemSTEM Robotics Scholarship Program, explained to …

Longer Table Event Draws People Together in Minnesota

HUDSON, Minnesota – American Muslims from across the St. Croix River in Minnesota were invited to share potato salad and stories at Hudson’s Lakefront Park, Minnesota, where more than 350 people met on picnic tables spanning over 160 feet. “I am so happy to see the Hudson community reaching out to Muslims, saying, we want …

Research Warns Against Rising Anti-Muslim Groups on Facebook

NORTH CAROLINA – A university professor’s research analyzing hundreds of far-right Facebook groups over a 10-month period has warned that anti-Muslim content on Facebook was much worse than thought, accusing the company of not taking enough steps to counter hate. “Anti-Muslim groups are way worse, in every way than what I would have guessed coming …

Islamophobic Attacks Spike in Toronto: Muslim Group Warns

TORONTO – A leading Canadian Muslim group has warned against a spike in Islamophobic attacks across Canada in the wake of the Danforth shooting when a man called Faisal Hussain opened fire in Greektown, Toronto on July 22. “Either way, we can’t win sometimes,” Leila Nasr, a spokeswoman of the National Council of Canadian Muslims, …

Anti-Islamophobia Movie's Last Scene Shot in Germany

GLADBECK, Germany – A galaxy of stars have shot the last scene of anti-Islamophobia movie, a film produced by Turkey to counter negative conceptions about Muslims and uncover increasing levels of anti-Muslim sentiments worldwide. “Not only Muslims but the people of other religions are suffering from the negative impact of Islamophobia,” said Omer Sarikaya, the …

American Church Members Support Local Mosque

American Church Members Support Local Mosque

ROCHESTER – Members of churches in Rochester, Minnesota US, have revealed their support for Masjid Abubakr Al-Seddig in their city after an Islamophobic attack that targeted the mosque on June 23, KIMT3 News reported. Rochester’s citizens and the Mayor Ardell Brede gathered at the mosque on June 24 to sympathize with Muslims after an Islamophobe …

Owning Gun While Muslim American

WASHINGTON – A small but growing number of American Muslims are buying guns as they worry about their safety at a time when hate crimes against Muslims have soared to their highest levels since the aftermath of 9/11 attacks. “I don’t get looked like as a normal person who’s just trying to protect themselves,” said …

Ontario Muslim Helpline Received 2000 Calls Last Year

TORONTO – A Muslim helpline in Canada received 2000 calls from Ontario residents in 2017, a figure expected to double in 2018. “People can call in and speak to a [Muslim peer counselor] who they may not know, but may have a better understanding of the background of where they’re coming from culturally and religiously,” …

One Goal at a Time - Mo Salah Breaks Down Cultural Barriers

LIVERPOOL – Mohamed Salah’s goal celebration routine is familiar now. The “Egyptian King”, as nicknamed by Liverpool’s fans, raises his hands to the sky and then kneels on the field, prostrating himself in a deeply personal demonstration of his Muslim faith. His efforts are appreciated not only by his teammates, but almost by all football …

How to Remain Positive in This Islamophobic World?

How to Remain Positive in This Islamophobic World?

In this counseling answer: • You must inform your friend about the right nature of the media and the truth in Islam. • Educate yourself with true Islamic knowledge and educate others. • Volunteering is a beneficial and productive form of charity or helping give to those in need. As-Salamu Alaikum dear brother, Thank you for reaching …



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