In a bid to foster and strengthen the relationships between the diverse communities of Memphis, American Muslims organized a special festival on Saturday, March 25, which introduced Islam and Muslim culture to the public.
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Getting help in her studies from a team of volunteers and assistants, Mona Minkara, a legally blind post-doctoral research fellow in the University of Minnesota, is seeking to pay back to the world, working to create a STEM curriculum for blind children in developing countries.
Residents of Rochester, Minnesota, will be offered a chance to have a look into the everyday lives of American Muslims thanks to a Muslim woman effort to counter misconceptions surrounding her faith.
After a spate of attacks on synagogues in a number of U.S. states, a group of American Muslims have stood up to guard Jewish places of worship in the United States. In recent months, two Jewish cemeteries were vandalized in Philadelphia and Rochester plus the mass desecration of a historically Jewish cemetery in Missouri. A series …
A New Jersey Muslim man was praised as an inspiration after stepping in to stop two brawling teens from a street fight which ended by both young men shaking hands in peace.
American fencer and Olympic medalist Ibtihaj Muhammad wrote an open letter to President Trump in which she criticized his “campaign of terror” against American ideals.
A widowed Muslim man has spent the last two decades caring for terminally ill children, offering them a rare home feeling in their final days.
A Muslim mother from Oakland, Pennsylvania, is teaming up with a local community organization to launch hijab line for dolls to promote diversity and acceptance among people from early age.
With the hope to raise awareness of Muslim culture and bolster solidarity, Muslim students in different universities across the US have been organizing hijab days to give their colleagues a chance to support their Muslim peers.
With almost two thirds of Americans saying they never met a Muslim, an American Muslim group is seeking to change this by hosting mosque open houses to show Americans the true nature of their faith.