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Recognizing US Muslim Contributions to Science

A very special event has taken place last week in Washington DC that showcased modern Muslim contributions to science. Michael Jackman of MetroTimes.com has reported on November 15. If you know history, it’s no surprise that Muslim contributions to science are important and far-reaching. At that time, Europe was under its superstitious dark ages. On the other …

How I Became Muslim In USA

Three American women describe how they became Muslim in the USA and what attracted them about Islam above all else.

Healthcare

Religious Beliefs Shape Healthcare Attitudes

Beliefs shape attitudes toward health, influencing how people utilize healthcare services. For Muslims living in Islamic countries, this can lead to a straightforward approach toward healthcare due to shared beliefs between practitioners and patients. But for Muslims living in non-Muslim countries, healthcare can prove to be a much greater challenge. This is commonly due to …

US Soldier Accepts Islam!

US Soldier Accepts Islam!

Randy was guarding a gate when a truck driver keeps driving towards him. He just kept smiling at Randy. The man had papers to allow him in the gate. Randy asked him weren’t you afraid I could have shot you. The man replied, I only fear Allah. On his return to California, Randy accepted Islam!

Imams & Scholars React to the #MuslimBan

Imams & Scholars React to the #MuslimBan

Muslim scholars and Imams participated in protesting the recent executive order by Donald Trump that bans travelers from a number of Muslim countries to enter the US. They expressed dismay at the decision and encouraged Muslims to be patient and proactive in dealing with the challenges they are facing. Below are some reactions towards the …

Muslim Countries Excel in Synthetic Biology Competition

Three teams from Turkey and Pakistan won gold and bronze medals at the International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) world championship held in Boston, US on 30 October 2016. The iGEM is an annual, international student competition in synthetic biology. Two teams from Turkey’s METU-HS-Ankara High School received gold medals and were nominated for the best …

US Election Day: Reactions of Imams in America

US Election Day: Reactions of America's Imams

As US voters cast their ballots today to decide the president of America, what do Muslim Imams in the US say about this crucial day? We collected here some posts on this historic event.

Eating

Is Eating Meat in the USA Halal or Haram?

Wa`alaykum as-salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. Dear brother in Islam, thank you for your question which reflects your care to have a clear view of the teachings of Islam. Allah commands Muslims to refer to …



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