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Healing Power of Kindness (Infograph)

Kindness is a behavior marked by ethical characteristics, a pleasant disposition, and concern for others. It is known as a virtue, and recognized as a value in many cultures and religions.

Participants hold hands during "Hands Around the Mosque" event held outside the Muslim Community Association in Santa Clara. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group)

Love Rings Protect Mosque in California

Disappointed by rising anti-Muslim sentiments, hundreds of South Bay residents turned out at a Santa Clara mosque, California, forming love rings to express solidarity with their Muslims coworkers, neighbors and colleagues.

Famine Kills Hundreds as Drought Ravages Somalia

Famine Kills Hundreds as Drought Ravages Somalia

According to, at least 6.2 million people in Somalia — or just about half the country — are grappling with the prospect of an acute food shortage due to deepening drought. The Somali Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire, and the Somali National Drought Committee, announced that over a two-day span, at least 110 people …

Local and national media report on more than 170 toppled Jewish headstones after a weekend vandalism attack on Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in University City, a suburb of St Louis, Missouri, U.S. February 21, 2017.  REUTERS/Tom Gannam

Muslims Unite to Repair Vandalized Jewish Cemetery

Muslim activists Linda Sarsour and Tarek El-Messidi have started a crowdfunding campaign to support the repair of a St. Louis Jewish cemetery that was vandalized over the weekend, in a show of solidarity with the Jewish community in the face of the rising hate.

People Build Human Wall of Compassion At Boston Mosque

People Build Wall of Compassion At Boston Mosque

Showing solidarity with the Muslim community, about 200 people gathered at the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center, building a “Human Wall of Compassion” against recent anti-Muslim attacks.

People from across the metro area came to the interfaith vigil in support of immigrants and refugees at Overland Park Christian Church Sunday.

Kansas Church Hosts Vigil to Support Refugees

Hundreds of people gathered in a Kansas City church on Sunday, February 5, in a special vigil to support immigrants and refugees who were improperly targeted by Donald Trump’s executive order late last month.

N. Carolina Residents Support Muslim Neighbors

N. Carolina Residents Support Muslim Neighbors

People of different faith groups gathered on Saturday, February 4, to attend “Meet Your Muslim Neighbor” rally at One City Center in downtown Greenville, the protest called for after President Trump banned immigrants from seven-Muslim majority countries.

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