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Sacramento Muslims Invite Attackers to Mosque

The imam of a Sacramento mosque, which suffered a recent hate attack, has invited attackers to come and visit Muslims, opening doors and hearts to any questions they might have about Islam.

In Houston, `Eid Comes With a Flurry

When `Eid Al-Fitr arrives, it brings with it a flurry. A dazzling array of colorful and distinctly ethnic garb, bright and bursting in the intense Houston, Texas, sun.

Harvard Appoints First Muslim Chaplain

The Ivy League Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, has appointed Khalil Abdur-Rashid, an adjunct professor of Islamic studies at Southern Methodist University, as first Muslim chaplain to cater to the needs of its Muslim students, six months after starting the search for a candidate.

Nabra Hassanen

What It Feels Like to Be a Muslim Woman After Nabra Hassanen's Death

It was Sunday June 18th around 3 a.m. Nabra and her friends were returning to their local Mosque after having Suhoor for the morning prayers when they were stopped by 22 year old Darwin Martinez Torres. He stopped his car, took a metal baseball bat and started assaulting them. The scared teens started running towards …

Dallas Vigil Mourns Muslim Teen Killed in Virginia

DALLAS – Dozens of University of Texas students and members of Dallas Muslim community came together on Tuesday, June 20, in a special vigil to remember Nabra Hassanen who was killed in Virginia on her way to mosque for late night Ramadan prayer. “It’s not you fault for looking the way that you do or …

US Muslims Step Up Security Measures

A leading American Muslim civil rights advocacy group has called on Muslim communities nationwide to step up security measures for end-of-Ramadan activities following a sharp rise in hate attacks targeting Muslims, particularly women and girls.

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